AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Starts a new task from the specified task definition on the specified container instance or instances.

Alternatively, you can use RunTask to place tasks for you. For more information, see Scheduling Tasks in the Amazon EC2 Container Service Developer Guide.

Note:

For PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to StartTaskAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.ECS
Assembly: AWSSDK.ECS.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z

Syntax

C#
public virtual StartTaskResponse StartTask(
         StartTaskRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.ECS.Model.StartTaskRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the StartTask service method.

Return Value
The response from the StartTask service method, as returned by ECS.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
ClientException These errors are usually caused by a client action, such as using an action or resource on behalf of a user that doesn't have permission to use the action or resource, or specifying an identifier that is not valid.
ClusterNotFoundException The specified cluster could not be found. You can view your available clusters with ListClusters. Amazon ECS clusters are region-specific.
InvalidParameterException The specified parameter is invalid. Review the available parameters for the API request.
ServerException These errors are usually caused by a server issue.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

See Also