AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell
Command Reference

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Synopsis

Invokes the DescribeCacheEngineVersions operation against Amazon ElastiCache.

Syntax

Get-ECCacheEngineVersion
-Engine <String>
-EngineVersion <String>
-CacheParameterGroupFamily <String>
-DefaultOnly <Boolean>
-Marker <String>
-MaxRecord <Int32>

Description

Returns a list of the available cache engines and their versions.

This operation automatically pages all available results to the pipeline - parameters related to iteration are only needed if you want to manually control the paginated output.

Note: For scripts written against earlier versions of this module this cmdlet can also be invoked with the alias, Get-ECCacheEngineVersions.

Parameters

-CacheParameterGroupFamily <String>
The name of a specific cache parameter group family to return details for.Valid values are: memcached1.4 | redis2.6 | redis2.8 | redis3.2Constraints:
  • Must be 1 to 255 alphanumeric characters
  • First character must be a letter
  • Cannot end with a hyphen or contain two consecutive hyphens
Required?False
Position?3
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-DefaultOnly <Boolean>
If true, specifies that only the default version of the specified engine or engine and major version combination is to be returned.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-Engine <String>
The cache engine to return. Valid values: memcached | redis
Required?False
Position?1
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-EngineVersion <String>
The cache engine version to return.Example: 1.4.14
Required?False
Position?2
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Marker <String>
An optional marker returned from a prior request. Use this marker for pagination of results from this operation. If this parameter is specified, the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to the value specified by MaxRecords.
Note: This parameter is only used if you are manually controlling output pagination of the service API call.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-MaxRecord <Int32>
The maximum number of records to include in the response. If more records exist than the specified MaxRecords value, a marker is included in the response so that the remaining results can be retrieved.Default: 100Constraints: minimum 20; maximum 100.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False

Common Credential and Region Parameters

-AccessKey <String>
The AWS access key for the user account. This can be a temporary access key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-Credential <AWSCredentials>
An AWSCredentials object instance containing access and secret key information, and optionally a token for session-based credentials.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-ProfileLocation <String>

Used to specify the name and location of the ini-format credential file (shared with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs)

If this optional parameter is omitted this cmdlet will search the encrypted credential file used by the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio first. If the profile is not found then the cmdlet will search in the ini-format credential file at the default location: (user's home directory)\.aws\credentials. Note that the encrypted credential file is not supported on all platforms. It will be skipped when searching for profiles on Windows Nano Server, Mac, and Linux platforms.

If this parameter is specified then this cmdlet will only search the ini-format credential file at the location given.

As the current folder can vary in a shell or during script execution it is advised that you use specify a fully qualified path instead of a relative path.

Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-ProfileName <String>
The user-defined name of an AWS credentials or SAML-based role profile containing credential information. The profile is expected to be found in the secure credential file shared with the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio. You can also specify the name of a profile stored in the .ini-format credential file used with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-NetworkCredential <PSCredential>
Used with SAML-based authentication when ProfileName references a SAML role profile. Contains the network credentials to be supplied during authentication with the configured identity provider's endpoint. This parameter is not required if the user's default network identity can or should be used during authentication.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-SecretKey <String>
The AWS secret key for the user account. This can be a temporary secret key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-SessionToken <String>
The session token if the access and secret keys are temporary session-based credentials.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-Region <String>
The system name of the AWS region in which the operation should be invoked. For example, us-east-1, eu-west-1 etc.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-EndpointUrl <String>

The endpoint to make the call against.

Note: This parameter is primarily for internal AWS use and is not required/should not be specified for normal usage. The cmdlets normally determine which endpoint to call based on the region specified to the -Region parameter or set as default in the shell (via Set-DefaultAWSRegion). Only specify this parameter if you must direct the call to a specific custom endpoint.

Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False

Inputs

You can pipe a String object to this cmdlet for the Engine parameter.

Outputs

This cmdlet returns a collection of CacheEngineVersion objects. The service call response (type Amazon.ElastiCache.Model.DescribeCacheEngineVersionsResponse) can also be referenced from properties attached to the cmdlet entry in the $AWSHistory stack. Additionally, the following properties are added as Note properties to the service response type instance for the cmdlet entry in the $AWSHistory stack: Marker (type System.String)

Supported Version

AWS Tools for PowerShell: 2.x.y.z