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associate-iam-instance-profile

Description

Associates an IAM instance profile with a running or stopped instance. You cannot associate more than one IAM instance profile with an instance.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Synopsis

  associate-iam-instance-profile
--iam-instance-profile <value>
--instance-id <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--iam-instance-profile (structure)

The IAM instance profile.

Shorthand Syntax:

Arn=string,Name=string

JSON Syntax:

{
  "Arn": "string",
  "Name": "string"
}

--instance-id (string)

The ID of the instance.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

Examples

To associate an IAM instance profile with an instance

This example associates an IAM instance profile named admin-role with instance i-123456789abcde123.

Command:

aws ec2 associate-iam-instance-profile --instance-id i-123456789abcde123 --iam-instance-profile Name=admin-role

Output:

{
  "IamInstanceProfileAssociation": {
      "InstanceId": "i-123456789abcde123",
      "State": "associating",
      "AssociationId": "iip-assoc-0e7736511a163c209",
      "IamInstanceProfile": {
          "Id": "AIPAJBLK7RKJKWDXVHIEC",
          "Arn": "arn:aws:iam::123456789012:instance-profile/admin-role"
      }
  }
}

Output

IamInstanceProfileAssociation -> (structure)

Information about the IAM instance profile association.

AssociationId -> (string)

The ID of the association.

InstanceId -> (string)

The ID of the instance.

IamInstanceProfile -> (structure)

The IAM instance profile.

Arn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the instance profile.

Id -> (string)

The ID of the instance profile.

State -> (string)

The state of the association.

Timestamp -> (timestamp)

The time the IAM instance profile was associated with the instance.