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API Reference (API Version 2011-01-01)

DescribeScalingProcessTypes

Describes the scaling process types for use with ResumeProcesses and SuspendProcesses.

Response Elements

The following element is returned.

Processes

The names of the process types.

Type: ProcessType list

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

ResourceContention

You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).

HTTP Status Code: 500

Examples

Sample Request

https://autoscaling.amazonaws.com/?Version=2011-01-01
&Action=DescribeScalingProcessTypes
&AUTHPARAMS 

Sample Response

<DescribeScalingProcessTypesResponse xmlns="http://autoscaling.amazonaws.com/doc/2011-01-01/">
  <DescribeScalingProcessTypesResult>
    <Processes>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>AZRebalance</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>AddToLoadBalancer</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>AlarmNotification</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>HealthCheck</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>Launch</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>ReplaceUnhealthy</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>ScheduledActions</ProcessName>
      </member>
      <member>
        <ProcessName>Terminate</ProcessName>
      </member>
    </Processes>
  </DescribeScalingProcessTypesResult>
  <ResponseMetadata>
    <RequestId>27f2eacc-b73f-11e2-ad99-c7aba3a9c963</RequestId>
  </ResponseMetadata>
</DescribeScalingProcessTypesResponse>