Menu
Auto Scaling
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 by the service.

Processes.member.N

The names of the process types.

Type: array of ProcessType objects

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

Example

Sample Request

https://autoscaling.amazonaws.com/?Action=DescribeScalingProcessTypes
&Version=2011-01-01
&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>7c6e177f-f082-11e1-ac58-3714bEXAMPLE</RequestId>
  </ResponseMetadata>
</DescribeScalingProcessTypesResponse>