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Elastic Load Balancing
API Reference (API Version 2012-06-01)

ConfigureHealthCheck

Specifies the health check settings to use when evaluating the health state of your EC2 instances.

For more information, see Configure Health Checks for Your Load Balancer in the Classic Load Balancer Guide.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

HealthCheck

The configuration information.

Type: HealthCheck object

Required: Yes

LoadBalancerName

The name of the load balancer.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following element is returned by the service.

HealthCheck

The updated health check.

Type: HealthCheck object

Errors

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

LoadBalancerNotFound

The specified load balancer does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400

Example

Specify Health Check Settings

This example specifies the health check settings used to evaluate the health of your EC2 instances.

Sample Request

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https://elasticloadbalancing.amazonaws.com/?Action=ConfigureHealthCheck &LoadBalancerName=my-loadbalancer &HealthCheck.HealthyThreshold=2 &HealthCheck.UnhealthyThreshold=2 &HealthCheck.Target=HTTP:80/ping &HealthCheck.Interval=30 &HealthCheck.Timeout=3 &Version=2012-06-01 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

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<ConfigureHealthCheckResponse xmlns="http://elasticloadbalancing.amazonaws.com/doc/2012-06-01/"> <ConfigureHealthCheckResult> <HealthCheck> <Interval>30</Interval> <Target>HTTP:80/ping</Target> <HealthyThreshold>2</HealthyThreshold> <Timeout>3</Timeout> <UnhealthyThreshold>2</UnhealthyThreshold> </HealthCheck> </ConfigureHealthCheckResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>83c88b9d-12b7-11e3-8b82-87b12EXAMPLE</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </ConfigureHealthCheckResponse>

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: