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Class: Aws::GameLift::Client

Inherits:
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Overview

An API client for Amazon GameLift. To construct a client, you need to configure a :region and :credentials.

gamelift = Aws::GameLift::Client.new(
  region: region_name,
  credentials: credentials,
  # ...
)

See #initialize for a full list of supported configuration options.

Region

You can configure a default region in the following locations:

  • ENV['AWS_REGION']
  • Aws.config[:region]

Go here for a list of supported regions.

Credentials

Default credentials are loaded automatically from the following locations:

  • ENV['AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID'] and ENV['AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY']
  • Aws.config[:credentials]
  • The shared credentials ini file at ~/.aws/credentials (more information)
  • From an instance profile when running on EC2

You can also construct a credentials object from one of the following classes:

Alternatively, you configure credentials with :access_key_id and :secret_access_key:

# load credentials from disk
creds = YAML.load(File.read('/path/to/secrets'))

Aws::GameLift::Client.new(
  access_key_id: creds['access_key_id'],
  secret_access_key: creds['secret_access_key']
)

Always load your credentials from outside your application. Avoid configuring credentials statically and never commit them to source control.

Instance Attribute Summary

Attributes inherited from Seahorse::Client::Base

#config, #handlers

Constructor collapse

API Operations collapse

Instance Method Summary collapse

Methods inherited from Seahorse::Client::Base

add_plugin, api, #build_request, clear_plugins, define, new, #operation, #operation_names, plugins, remove_plugin, set_api, set_plugins

Methods included from Seahorse::Client::HandlerBuilder

#handle, #handle_request, #handle_response

Constructor Details

#initialize(options = {}) ⇒ Aws::GameLift::Client

Constructs an API client.

Options Hash (options):

  • :access_key_id (String)

    Used to set credentials statically. See Plugins::RequestSigner for more details.

  • :convert_params (Boolean) — default: true

    When true, an attempt is made to coerce request parameters into the required types. See Plugins::ParamConverter for more details.

  • :credentials (required, Credentials)

    Your AWS credentials. The following locations will be searched in order for credentials:

    • :access_key_id, :secret_access_key, and :session_token options
    • ENV['AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID'], ENV['AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY']
    • HOME/.aws/credentials shared credentials file
    • EC2 instance profile credentials See Plugins::RequestSigner for more details.
  • :endpoint (String)

    A default endpoint is constructed from the :region. See Plugins::RegionalEndpoint for more details.

  • :http_continue_timeout (Float) — default: 1

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :http_idle_timeout (Integer) — default: 5

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :http_open_timeout (Integer) — default: 15

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :http_proxy (String)

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :http_read_timeout (Integer) — default: 60

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :http_wire_trace (Boolean) — default: false

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :log_level (Symbol) — default: :info

    The log level to send messages to the logger at. See Plugins::Logging for more details.

  • :log_formatter (Logging::LogFormatter)

    The log formatter. Defaults to Seahorse::Client::Logging::Formatter.default. See Plugins::Logging for more details.

  • :logger (Logger) — default: nil

    The Logger instance to send log messages to. If this option is not set, logging will be disabled. See Plugins::Logging for more details.

  • :profile (String)

    Used when loading credentials from the shared credentials file at HOME/.aws/credentials. When not specified, 'default' is used. See Plugins::RequestSigner for more details.

  • :raise_response_errors (Boolean) — default: true

    When true, response errors are raised. See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::RaiseResponseErrors for more details.

  • :region (required, String)

    The AWS region to connect to. The region is used to construct the client endpoint. Defaults to ENV['AWS_REGION']. Also checks AMAZON_REGION and AWS_DEFAULT_REGION. See Plugins::RegionalEndpoint for more details.

  • :retry_limit (Integer) — default: 3

    The maximum number of times to retry failed requests. Only ~ 500 level server errors and certain ~ 400 level client errors are retried. Generally, these are throttling errors, data checksum errors, networking errors, timeout errors and auth errors from expired credentials. See Plugins::RetryErrors for more details.

  • :secret_access_key (String)

    Used to set credentials statically. See Plugins::RequestSigner for more details.

  • :session_token (String)

    Used to set credentials statically. See Plugins::RequestSigner for more details.

  • :simple_json (Boolean) — default: false

    Disables request parameter conversion, validation, and formatting. Also disable response data type conversions. This option is useful when you want to ensure the highest level of performance by avoiding overhead of walking request parameters and response data structures.

    When :simple_json is enabled, the request parameters hash must be formatted exactly as the DynamoDB API expects. See Plugins::Protocols::JsonRpc for more details.

  • :ssl_ca_bundle (String)

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :ssl_ca_directory (String)

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :ssl_ca_store (String)

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :ssl_verify_peer (Boolean) — default: true

    See Seahorse::Client::Plugins::NetHttp for more details.

  • :stub_responses (Boolean) — default: false

    Causes the client to return stubbed responses. By default fake responses are generated and returned. You can specify the response data to return or errors to raise by calling ClientStubs#stub_responses. See ClientStubs for more information.

    Please note When response stubbing is enabled, no HTTP requests are made, and retries are disabled. See Plugins::StubResponses for more details.

  • :validate_params (Boolean) — default: true

    When true, request parameters are validated before sending the request. See Plugins::ParamValidator for more details.

Instance Method Details

#accept_match(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Registers a player's acceptance or rejection of a proposed FlexMatch match. A matchmaking configuration may require player acceptance; if so, then matches built with that configuration cannot be completed unless all players accept the proposed match within a specified time limit.

When FlexMatch builds a match, all the matchmaking tickets involved in the proposed match are placed into status REQUIRES_ACCEPTANCE. This is a trigger for your game to get acceptance from all players in the ticket. Acceptances are only valid for tickets when they are in this status; all other acceptances result in an error.

To register acceptance, specify the ticket ID, a response, and one or more players. Once all players have registered acceptance, the matchmaking tickets advance to status PLACING, where a new game session is created for the match.

If any player rejects the match, or if acceptances are not received before a specified timeout, the proposed match is dropped. The matchmaking tickets are then handled in one of two ways: For tickets where all players accepted the match, the ticket status is returned to SEARCHING to find a new match. For tickets where one or more players failed to accept the match, the ticket status is set to FAILED, and processing is terminated. A new matchmaking request for these players can be submitted as needed.

Matchmaking-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.accept_match({
  ticket_id: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
  player_ids: ["PlayerIdStringModel"], # required
  acceptance_type: "ACCEPT", # required, accepts ACCEPT, REJECT
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :ticket_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking ticket. The ticket must be in status REQUIRES_ACCEPTANCE; otherwise this request will fail.

  • :player_ids (required, Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a player delivering the response. This parameter can include one or multiple player IDs.

  • :acceptance_type (required, String)

    Player response to the proposed match.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#create_alias(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateAliasOutput

Creates an alias for a fleet. In most situations, you can use an alias ID in place of a fleet ID. By using a fleet alias instead of a specific fleet ID, you can switch gameplay and players to a new fleet without changing your game client or other game components. For example, for games in production, using an alias allows you to seamlessly redirect your player base to a new game server update.

Amazon GameLift supports two types of routing strategies for aliases: simple and terminal. A simple alias points to an active fleet. A terminal alias is used to display messaging or link to a URL instead of routing players to an active fleet. For example, you might use a terminal alias when a game version is no longer supported and you want to direct players to an upgrade site.

To create a fleet alias, specify an alias name, routing strategy, and optional description. Each simple alias can point to only one fleet, but a fleet can have multiple aliases. If successful, a new alias record is returned, including an alias ID, which you can reference when creating a game session. You can reassign an alias to another fleet by calling UpdateAlias.

Alias-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_alias({
  name: "NonBlankAndLengthConstraintString", # required
  description: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  routing_strategy: { # required
    type: "SIMPLE", # accepts SIMPLE, TERMINAL
    fleet_id: "FleetId",
    message: "FreeText",
  },
})

Response structure


resp.alias.alias_id #=> String
resp.alias.name #=> String
resp.alias.alias_arn #=> String
resp.alias.description #=> String
resp.alias.routing_strategy.type #=> String, one of "SIMPLE", "TERMINAL"
resp.alias.routing_strategy.fleet_id #=> String
resp.alias.routing_strategy.message #=> String
resp.alias.creation_time #=> Time
resp.alias.last_updated_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with an alias. Alias names do not need to be unique.

  • :description (String)

    Human-readable description of an alias.

  • :routing_strategy (required, Types::RoutingStrategy)

    Object that specifies the fleet and routing type to use for the alias.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_build(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateBuildOutput

Creates a new Amazon GameLift build from a set of game server binary files stored in an Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) location. To use this API call, create a .zip file containing all of the files for the build and store it in an Amazon S3 bucket under your AWS account. For help on packaging your build files and creating a build, see Uploading Your Game to Amazon GameLift.

Use this API action ONLY if you are storing your game build files in an Amazon S3 bucket. To create a build using files stored locally, use the CLI command upload-build , which uploads the build files from a file location you specify.

To create a new build using CreateBuild, identify the storage location and operating system of your game build. You also have the option of specifying a build name and version. If successful, this action creates a new build record with an unique build ID and in INITIALIZED status. Use the API call DescribeBuild to check the status of your build. A build must be in READY status before it can be used to create fleets to host your game.

Build-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_build({
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  version: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  storage_location: {
    bucket: "NonEmptyString",
    key: "NonEmptyString",
    role_arn: "NonEmptyString",
  },
  operating_system: "WINDOWS_2012", # accepts WINDOWS_2012, AMAZON_LINUX
})

Response structure


resp.build.build_id #=> String
resp.build.name #=> String
resp.build.version #=> String
resp.build.status #=> String, one of "INITIALIZED", "READY", "FAILED"
resp.build.size_on_disk #=> Integer
resp.build.operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.build.creation_time #=> Time
resp.upload_credentials.access_key_id #=> String
resp.upload_credentials.secret_access_key #=> String
resp.upload_credentials.session_token #=> String
resp.storage_location.bucket #=> String
resp.storage_location.key #=> String
resp.storage_location.role_arn #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a build. Build names do not need to be unique. You can use UpdateBuild to change this value later.

  • :version (String)

    Version that is associated with this build. Version strings do not need to be unique. You can use UpdateBuild to change this value later.

  • :storage_location (Types::S3Location)

    Amazon S3 location of the game build files to be uploaded. The S3 bucket must be owned by the same AWS account that you\'re using to manage Amazon GameLift. It also must in the same region that you want to create a new build in. Before calling CreateBuild with this location, you must allow Amazon GameLift to access your Amazon S3 bucket (see Create a Build with Files in Amazon S3).

  • :operating_system (String)

    Operating system that the game server binaries are built to run on. This value determines the type of fleet resources that you can use for this build. If your game build contains multiple executables, they all must run on the same operating system.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_fleet(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateFleetOutput

Creates a new fleet to run your game servers. A fleet is a set of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instances, each of which can run multiple server processes to host game sessions. You configure a fleet to create instances with certain hardware specifications (see Amazon EC2 Instance Types for more information), and deploy a specified game build to each instance. A newly created fleet passes through several statuses; once it reaches the ACTIVE status, it can begin hosting game sessions.

To create a new fleet, you must specify the following: (1) fleet name, (2) build ID of an uploaded game build, (3) an EC2 instance type, and (4) a run-time configuration that describes which server processes to run on each instance in the fleet. (Although the run-time configuration is not a required parameter, the fleet cannot be successfully activated without it.)

You can also configure the new fleet with the following settings:

  • Fleet description

  • Access permissions for inbound traffic

  • Fleet-wide game session protection

  • Resource creation limit

If you use Amazon CloudWatch for metrics, you can add the new fleet to a metric group. This allows you to view aggregated metrics for a set of fleets. Once you specify a metric group, the new fleet's metrics are included in the metric group's data.

You have the option of creating a VPC peering connection with the new fleet. For more information, see VPC Peering with Amazon GameLift Fleets.

If the CreateFleet call is successful, Amazon GameLift performs the following tasks:

  • Creates a fleet record and sets the status to NEW (followed by other statuses as the fleet is activated).

  • Sets the fleet's target capacity to 1 (desired instances), which causes Amazon GameLift to start one new EC2 instance.

  • Starts launching server processes on the instance. If the fleet is configured to run multiple server processes per instance, Amazon GameLift staggers each launch by a few seconds.

  • Begins writing events to the fleet event log, which can be accessed in the Amazon GameLift console.

  • Sets the fleet's status to ACTIVE as soon as one server process in the fleet is ready to host a game session.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_fleet({
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  description: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  build_id: "BuildId", # required
  server_launch_path: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  server_launch_parameters: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  log_paths: ["NonZeroAndMaxString"],
  ec2_instance_type: "t2.micro", # required, accepts t2.micro, t2.small, t2.medium, t2.large, c3.large, c3.xlarge, c3.2xlarge, c3.4xlarge, c3.8xlarge, c4.large, c4.xlarge, c4.2xlarge, c4.4xlarge, c4.8xlarge, r3.large, r3.xlarge, r3.2xlarge, r3.4xlarge, r3.8xlarge, r4.large, r4.xlarge, r4.2xlarge, r4.4xlarge, r4.8xlarge, r4.16xlarge, m3.medium, m3.large, m3.xlarge, m3.2xlarge, m4.large, m4.xlarge, m4.2xlarge, m4.4xlarge, m4.10xlarge
  ec2_inbound_permissions: [
    {
      from_port: 1, # required
      to_port: 1, # required
      ip_range: "NonBlankString", # required
      protocol: "TCP", # required, accepts TCP, UDP
    },
  ],
  new_game_session_protection_policy: "NoProtection", # accepts NoProtection, FullProtection
  runtime_configuration: {
    server_processes: [
      {
        launch_path: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
        parameters: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
        concurrent_executions: 1, # required
      },
    ],
    max_concurrent_game_session_activations: 1,
    game_session_activation_timeout_seconds: 1,
  },
  resource_creation_limit_policy: {
    new_game_sessions_per_creator: 1,
    policy_period_in_minutes: 1,
  },
  metric_groups: ["MetricGroup"],
  peer_vpc_aws_account_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  peer_vpc_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_attributes.fleet_id #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.fleet_arn #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.description #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.name #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.creation_time #=> Time
resp.fleet_attributes.termination_time #=> Time
resp.fleet_attributes.status #=> String, one of "NEW", "DOWNLOADING", "VALIDATING", "BUILDING", "ACTIVATING", "ACTIVE", "DELETING", "ERROR", "TERMINATED"
resp.fleet_attributes.build_id #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.server_launch_path #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.server_launch_parameters #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.log_paths #=> Array
resp.fleet_attributes.log_paths[0] #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes.new_game_session_protection_policy #=> String, one of "NoProtection", "FullProtection"
resp.fleet_attributes.operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.fleet_attributes.resource_creation_limit_policy.new_game_sessions_per_creator #=> Integer
resp.fleet_attributes.resource_creation_limit_policy.policy_period_in_minutes #=> Integer
resp.fleet_attributes.metric_groups #=> Array
resp.fleet_attributes.metric_groups[0] #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a fleet. Fleet names do not need to be unique.

  • :description (String)

    Human-readable description of a fleet.

  • :build_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a build to be deployed on the new fleet. The build must have been successfully uploaded to Amazon GameLift and be in a READY status. This fleet setting cannot be changed once the fleet is created.

  • :server_launch_path (String)

    This parameter is no longer used. Instead, specify a server launch path using the RuntimeConfiguration parameter. (Requests that specify a server launch path and launch parameters instead of a run-time configuration will continue to work.)

  • :server_launch_parameters (String)

    This parameter is no longer used. Instead, specify server launch parameters in the RuntimeConfiguration parameter. (Requests that specify a server launch path and launch parameters instead of a run-time configuration will continue to work.)

  • :log_paths (Array<String>)

    This parameter is no longer used. Instead, to specify where Amazon GameLift should store log files once a server process shuts down, use the Amazon GameLift server API ProcessReady() and specify one or more directory paths in logParameters. See more information in the Server API Reference.

  • :ec2_instance_type (required, String)

    Name of an EC2 instance type that is supported in Amazon GameLift. A fleet instance type determines the computing resources of each instance in the fleet, including CPU, memory, storage, and networking capacity. Amazon GameLift supports the following EC2 instance types. See Amazon EC2 Instance Types for detailed descriptions.

  • :ec2_inbound_permissions (Array<Types::IpPermission>)

    Range of IP addresses and port settings that permit inbound traffic to access server processes running on the fleet. If no inbound permissions are set, including both IP address range and port range, the server processes in the fleet cannot accept connections. You can specify one or more sets of permissions for a fleet.

  • :new_game_session_protection_policy (String)

    Game session protection policy to apply to all instances in this fleet. If this parameter is not set, instances in this fleet default to no protection. You can change a fleet\'s protection policy using UpdateFleetAttributes, but this change will only affect sessions created after the policy change. You can also set protection for individual instances using UpdateGameSession.

    • NoProtection -- The game session can be terminated during a scale-down event.

    • FullProtection -- If the game session is in an ACTIVE status, it cannot be terminated during a scale-down event.

  • :runtime_configuration (Types::RuntimeConfiguration)

    Instructions for launching server processes on each instance in the fleet. The run-time configuration for a fleet has a collection of server process configurations, one for each type of server process to run on an instance. A server process configuration specifies the location of the server executable, launch parameters, and the number of concurrent processes with that configuration to maintain on each instance. A CreateFleet request must include a run-time configuration with at least one server process configuration; otherwise the request fails with an invalid request exception. (This parameter replaces the parameters ServerLaunchPath and ServerLaunchParameters; requests that contain values for these parameters instead of a run-time configuration will continue to work.)

  • :resource_creation_limit_policy (Types::ResourceCreationLimitPolicy)

    Policy that limits the number of game sessions an individual player can create over a span of time for this fleet.

  • :metric_groups (Array<String>)

    Names of metric groups to add this fleet to. Use an existing metric group name to add this fleet to the group. Or use a new name to create a new metric group. A fleet can only be included in one metric group at a time.

  • :peer_vpc_aws_account_id (String)

    Unique identifier for the AWS account with the VPC that you want to peer your Amazon GameLift fleet with. You can find your Account ID in the AWS Management Console under account settings.

  • :peer_vpc_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a VPC with resources to be accessed by your Amazon GameLift fleet. The VPC must be in the same region where your fleet is deployed. To get VPC information, including IDs, use the Virtual Private Cloud service tools, including the VPC Dashboard in the AWS Management Console.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_game_session(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateGameSessionOutput

Creates a multiplayer game session for players. This action creates a game session record and assigns an available server process in the specified fleet to host the game session. A fleet must have an ACTIVE status before a game session can be created in it.

To create a game session, specify either fleet ID or alias ID and indicate a maximum number of players to allow in the game session. You can also provide a name and game-specific properties for this game session. If successful, a GameSession object is returned containing the game session properties and other settings you specified.

Idempotency tokens. You can add a token that uniquely identifies game session requests. This is useful for ensuring that game session requests are idempotent. Multiple requests with the same idempotency token are processed only once; subsequent requests return the original result. All response values are the same with the exception of game session status, which may change.

Resource creation limits. If you are creating a game session on a fleet with a resource creation limit policy in force, then you must specify a creator ID. Without this ID, Amazon GameLift has no way to evaluate the policy for this new game session request.

Player acceptance policy. By default, newly created game sessions are open to new players. You can restrict new player access by using UpdateGameSession to change the game session's player session creation policy.

Game session logs. Logs are retained for all active game sessions for 14 days. To access the logs, call GetGameSessionLogUrl to download the log files.

Available in Amazon GameLift Local.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_game_session({
  fleet_id: "FleetId",
  alias_id: "AliasId",
  maximum_player_session_count: 1, # required
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  game_properties: [
    {
      key: "GamePropertyKey", # required
      value: "GamePropertyValue", # required
    },
  ],
  creator_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  game_session_id: "IdStringModel",
  idempotency_token: "IdStringModel",
  game_session_data: "GameSessionData",
})

Response structure


resp.game_session.game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session.name #=> String
resp.game_session.fleet_id #=> String
resp.game_session.creation_time #=> Time
resp.game_session.termination_time #=> Time
resp.game_session.current_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session.maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session.status #=> String, one of "ACTIVE", "ACTIVATING", "TERMINATED", "TERMINATING", "ERROR"
resp.game_session.game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_session.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_session.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_session.ip_address #=> String
resp.game_session.port #=> Integer
resp.game_session.player_session_creation_policy #=> String, one of "ACCEPT_ALL", "DENY_ALL"
resp.game_session.creator_id #=> String
resp.game_session.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to create a game session in. Each request must reference either a fleet ID or alias ID, but not both.

  • :alias_id (String)

    Unique identifier for an alias associated with the fleet to create a game session in. Each request must reference either a fleet ID or alias ID, but not both.

  • :maximum_player_session_count (required, Integer)

    Maximum number of players that can be connected simultaneously to the game session.

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a game session. Session names do not need to be unique.

  • :game_properties (Array<Types::GameProperty>)

    Set of developer-defined properties for a game session, formatted as a set of type:value pairs. These properties are included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session).

  • :creator_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a player or entity creating the game session. This ID is used to enforce a resource protection policy (if one exists) that limits the number of concurrent active game sessions one player can have.

  • :game_session_id (String)

    This parameter is no longer preferred. Please use IdempotencyToken instead. Custom string that uniquely identifies a request for a new game session. Maximum token length is 48 characters. If provided, this string is included in the new game session\'s ID. (A game session ARN has the following format: arn:aws:gamelift:<region>::gamesession/<fleet ID>/<custom ID string or idempotency token>.)

  • :idempotency_token (String)

    Custom string that uniquely identifies a request for a new game session. Maximum token length is 48 characters. If provided, this string is included in the new game session\'s ID. (A game session ARN has the following format: arn:aws:gamelift:<region>::gamesession/<fleet ID>/<custom ID string or idempotency token>.) Idempotency tokens remain in use for 30 days after a game session has ended; game session objects are retained for this time period and then deleted.

  • :game_session_data (String)

    Set of developer-defined game session properties, formatted as a single string value. This data is included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session).

Returns:

See Also:

#create_game_session_queue(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateGameSessionQueueOutput

Establishes a new queue for processing requests to place new game sessions. A queue identifies where new game sessions can be hosted -- by specifying a list of destinations (fleets or aliases) -- and how long requests can wait in the queue before timing out. You can set up a queue to try to place game sessions on fleets in multiple regions. To add placement requests to a queue, call StartGameSessionPlacement and reference the queue name.

Destination order. When processing a request for a game session, Amazon GameLift tries each destination in order until it finds one with available resources to host the new game session. A queue's default order is determined by how destinations are listed. The default order is overridden when a game session placement request provides player latency information. Player latency information enables Amazon GameLift to prioritize destinations where players report the lowest average latency, as a result placing the new game session where the majority of players will have the best possible gameplay experience.

Player latency policies. For placement requests containing player latency information, use player latency policies to protect individual players from very high latencies. With a latency cap, even when a destination can deliver a low latency for most players, the game is not placed where any individual player is reporting latency higher than a policy's maximum. A queue can have multiple latency policies, which are enforced consecutively starting with the policy with the lowest latency cap. Use multiple policies to gradually relax latency controls; for example, you might set a policy with a low latency cap for the first 60 seconds, a second policy with a higher cap for the next 60 seconds, etc.

To create a new queue, provide a name, timeout value, a list of destinations and, if desired, a set of latency policies. If successful, a new queue object is returned.

Queue-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_game_session_queue({
  name: "GameSessionQueueName", # required
  timeout_in_seconds: 1,
  player_latency_policies: [
    {
      maximum_individual_player_latency_milliseconds: 1,
      policy_duration_seconds: 1,
    },
  ],
  destinations: [
    {
      destination_arn: "ArnStringModel",
    },
  ],
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_queue.name #=> String
resp.game_session_queue.game_session_queue_arn #=> String
resp.game_session_queue.timeout_in_seconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queue.player_latency_policies #=> Array
resp.game_session_queue.player_latency_policies[0].maximum_individual_player_latency_milliseconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queue.player_latency_policies[0].policy_duration_seconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queue.destinations #=> Array
resp.game_session_queue.destinations[0].destination_arn #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with game session queue. Queue names must be unique within each region.

  • :timeout_in_seconds (Integer)

    Maximum time, in seconds, that a new game session placement request remains in the queue. When a request exceeds this time, the game session placement changes to a TIMED_OUT status.

  • :player_latency_policies (Array<Types::PlayerLatencyPolicy>)

    Collection of latency policies to apply when processing game sessions placement requests with player latency information. Multiple policies are evaluated in order of the maximum latency value, starting with the lowest latency values. With just one policy, it is enforced at the start of the game session placement for the duration period. With multiple policies, each policy is enforced consecutively for its duration period. For example, a queue might enforce a 60-second policy followed by a 120-second policy, and then no policy for the remainder of the placement. A player latency policy must set a value for MaximumIndividualPlayerLatencyMilliseconds; if none is set, this API requests will fail.

  • :destinations (Array<Types::GameSessionQueueDestination>)

    List of fleets that can be used to fulfill game session placement requests in the queue. Fleets are identified by either a fleet ARN or a fleet alias ARN. Destinations are listed in default preference order.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_matchmaking_configuration(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateMatchmakingConfigurationOutput

Defines a new matchmaking configuration for use with FlexMatch. A matchmaking configuration sets out guidelines for matching players and getting the matches into games. You can set up multiple matchmaking configurations to handle the scenarios needed for your game. Each matchmaking request (StartMatchmaking) specifies a configuration for the match and provides player attributes to support the configuration being used.

To create a matchmaking configuration, at a minimum you must specify the following: configuration name; a rule set that governs how to evaluate players and find acceptable matches; a game session queue to use when placing a new game session for the match; and the maximum time allowed for a matchmaking attempt.

Player acceptance -- In each configuration, you have the option to require that all players accept participation in a proposed match. To enable this feature, set AcceptanceRequired to true and specify a time limit for player acceptance. Players have the option to accept or reject a proposed match, and a match does not move ahead to game session placement unless all matched players accept.

Matchmaking status notification -- There are two ways to track the progress of matchmaking tickets: (1) polling ticket status with DescribeMatchmaking; or (2) receiving notifications with Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS). To use notifications, you first need to set up an SNS topic to receive the notifications, and provide the topic ARN in the matchmaking configuration (see Setting up Notifications for Matchmaking). Since notifications promise only "best effort" delivery, we recommend calling DescribeMatchmaking if no notifications are received within 30 seconds.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_matchmaking_configuration({
  name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
  description: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  game_session_queue_arns: ["ArnStringModel"], # required
  request_timeout_seconds: 1, # required
  acceptance_timeout_seconds: 1,
  acceptance_required: false, # required
  rule_set_name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
  notification_target: "SnsArnStringModel",
  additional_player_count: 1,
  custom_event_data: "CustomEventData",
  game_properties: [
    {
      key: "GamePropertyKey", # required
      value: "GamePropertyValue", # required
    },
  ],
  game_session_data: "GameSessionData",
})

Response structure


resp.configuration.name #=> String
resp.configuration.description #=> String
resp.configuration.game_session_queue_arns #=> Array
resp.configuration.game_session_queue_arns[0] #=> String
resp.configuration.request_timeout_seconds #=> Integer
resp.configuration.acceptance_timeout_seconds #=> Integer
resp.configuration.acceptance_required #=> true/false
resp.configuration.rule_set_name #=> String
resp.configuration.notification_target #=> String
resp.configuration.additional_player_count #=> Integer
resp.configuration.custom_event_data #=> String
resp.configuration.creation_time #=> Time
resp.configuration.game_properties #=> Array
resp.configuration.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.configuration.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.configuration.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking configuration. This name is used to identify the configuration associated with a matchmaking request or ticket.

  • :description (String)

    Meaningful description of the matchmaking configuration.

  • :game_session_queue_arns (required, Array<String>)

    Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that is assigned to a game session queue and uniquely identifies it. Format is arn:aws:gamelift:<region>::fleet/fleet-a1234567-b8c9-0d1e-2fa3-b45c6d7e8912. These queues are used when placing game sessions for matches that are created with this matchmaking configuration. Queues can be located in any region.

  • :request_timeout_seconds (required, Integer)

    Maximum duration, in seconds, that a matchmaking ticket can remain in process before timing out. Requests that time out can be resubmitted as needed.

  • :acceptance_timeout_seconds (Integer)

    Length of time (in seconds) to wait for players to accept a proposed match. If any player rejects the match or fails to accept before the timeout, the ticket continues to look for an acceptable match.

  • :acceptance_required (required, Boolean)

    Flag that determines whether or not a match that was created with this configuration must be accepted by the matched players. To require acceptance, set to TRUE.

  • :rule_set_name (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking rule set to use with this configuration. A matchmaking configuration can only use rule sets that are defined in the same region.

  • :notification_target (String)

    SNS topic ARN that is set up to receive matchmaking notifications.

  • :additional_player_count (Integer)

    Number of player slots in a match to keep open for future players. For example, if the configuration\'s rule set specifies a match for a single 12-person team, and the additional player count is set to 2, only 10 players are selected for the match.

  • :custom_event_data (String)

    Information to attached to all events related to the matchmaking configuration.

  • :game_properties (Array<Types::GameProperty>)

    Set of developer-defined properties for a game session, formatted as a set of type:value pairs. These properties are included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session). This information is added to the new GameSession object that is created for a successful match.

  • :game_session_data (String)

    Set of developer-defined game session properties, formatted as a single string value. This data is included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session). This information is added to the new GameSession object that is created for a successful match.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_matchmaking_rule_set(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateMatchmakingRuleSetOutput

Creates a new rule set for FlexMatch matchmaking. A rule set describes the type of match to create, such as the number and size of teams, and sets the parameters for acceptable player matches, such as minimum skill level or character type. Rule sets are used in matchmaking configurations, which define how matchmaking requests are handled. Each MatchmakingConfiguration uses one rule set; you can set up multiple rule sets to handle the scenarios that suit your game (such as for different game modes), and create a separate matchmaking configuration for each rule set. See additional information on rule set content in the MatchmakingRuleSet structure. For help creating rule sets, including useful examples, see the topic Adding FlexMatch to Your Game.

Once created, matchmaking rule sets cannot be changed or deleted, so we recommend checking the rule set syntax using ValidateMatchmakingRuleSetbefore creating the rule set.

To create a matchmaking rule set, provide the set of rules and a unique name. Rule sets must be defined in the same region as the matchmaking configuration they will be used with. Rule sets cannot be edited or deleted. If you need to change a rule set, create a new one with the necessary edits and then update matchmaking configurations to use the new rule set.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_matchmaking_rule_set({
  name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
  rule_set_body: "RuleSetBody", # required
})

Response structure


resp.rule_set.rule_set_name #=> String
resp.rule_set.rule_set_body #=> String
resp.rule_set.creation_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking rule set. This name is used to identify the rule set associated with a matchmaking configuration.

  • :rule_set_body (required, String)

    Collection of matchmaking rules, formatted as a JSON string. (Note that comments are not allowed in JSON, but most elements support a description field.)

Returns:

See Also:

#create_player_session(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreatePlayerSessionOutput

Adds a player to a game session and creates a player session record. Before a player can be added, a game session must have an ACTIVE status, have a creation policy of ALLOW_ALL, and have an open player slot. To add a group of players to a game session, use CreatePlayerSessions.

To create a player session, specify a game session ID, player ID, and optionally a string of player data. If successful, the player is added to the game session and a new PlayerSession object is returned. Player sessions cannot be updated.

Available in Amazon GameLift Local.

Player-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_player_session({
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel", # required
  player_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  player_data: "PlayerData",
})

Response structure


resp.player_session.player_session_id #=> String
resp.player_session.player_id #=> String
resp.player_session.game_session_id #=> String
resp.player_session.fleet_id #=> String
resp.player_session.creation_time #=> Time
resp.player_session.termination_time #=> Time
resp.player_session.status #=> String, one of "RESERVED", "ACTIVE", "COMPLETED", "TIMEDOUT"
resp.player_session.ip_address #=> String
resp.player_session.port #=> Integer
resp.player_session.player_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_session_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to add a player to.

  • :player_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a player. Player IDs are developer-defined.

  • :player_data (String)

    Developer-defined information related to a player. Amazon GameLift does not use this data, so it can be formatted as needed for use in the game.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_player_sessions(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreatePlayerSessionsOutput

Adds a group of players to a game session. This action is useful with a team matching feature. Before players can be added, a game session must have an ACTIVE status, have a creation policy of ALLOW_ALL, and have an open player slot. To add a single player to a game session, use CreatePlayerSession.

To create player sessions, specify a game session ID, a list of player IDs, and optionally a set of player data strings. If successful, the players are added to the game session and a set of new PlayerSession objects is returned. Player sessions cannot be updated.

Available in Amazon GameLift Local.

Player-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_player_sessions({
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel", # required
  player_ids: ["NonZeroAndMaxString"], # required
  player_data_map: {
    "NonZeroAndMaxString" => "PlayerData",
  },
})

Response structure


resp.player_sessions #=> Array
resp.player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].game_session_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.player_sessions[0].termination_time #=> Time
resp.player_sessions[0].status #=> String, one of "RESERVED", "ACTIVE", "COMPLETED", "TIMEDOUT"
resp.player_sessions[0].ip_address #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].port #=> Integer
resp.player_sessions[0].player_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_session_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to add players to.

  • :player_ids (required, Array<String>)

    List of unique identifiers for the players to be added.

  • :player_data_map (Hash<String,String>)

    Map of string pairs, each specifying a player ID and a set of developer-defined information related to the player. Amazon GameLift does not use this data, so it can be formatted as needed for use in the game. Player data strings for player IDs not included in the PlayerIds parameter are ignored.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_vpc_peering_authorization(options = {}) ⇒ Types::CreateVpcPeeringAuthorizationOutput

Requests authorization to create or delete a peer connection between the VPC for your Amazon GameLift fleet and a virtual private cloud (VPC) in your AWS account. VPC peering enables the game servers on your fleet to communicate directly with other AWS resources. Once you've received authorization, call CreateVpcPeeringConnection to establish the peering connection. For more information, see VPC Peering with Amazon GameLift Fleets.

You can peer with VPCs that are owned by any AWS account you have access to, including the account that you use to manage your Amazon GameLift fleets. You cannot peer with VPCs that are in different regions.

To request authorization to create a connection, call this operation from the AWS account with the VPC that you want to peer to your Amazon GameLift fleet. For example, to enable your game servers to retrieve data from a DynamoDB table, use the account that manages that DynamoDB resource. Identify the following values: (1) The ID of the VPC that you want to peer with, and (2) the ID of the AWS account that you use to manage Amazon GameLift. If successful, VPC peering is authorized for the specified VPC.

To request authorization to delete a connection, call this operation from the AWS account with the VPC that is peered with your Amazon GameLift fleet. Identify the following values: (1) VPC ID that you want to delete the peering connection for, and (2) ID of the AWS account that you use to manage Amazon GameLift.

The authorization remains valid for 24 hours unless it is canceled by a call to DeleteVpcPeeringAuthorization. You must create or delete the peering connection while the authorization is valid.

VPC peering connection operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_vpc_peering_authorization({
  game_lift_aws_account_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  peer_vpc_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
})

Response structure


resp.vpc_peering_authorization. #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_authorization. #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_authorization.peer_vpc_id #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_authorization.creation_time #=> Time
resp.vpc_peering_authorization.expiration_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_lift_aws_account_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the AWS account that you use to manage your Amazon GameLift fleet. You can find your Account ID in the AWS Management Console under account settings.

  • :peer_vpc_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a VPC with resources to be accessed by your Amazon GameLift fleet. The VPC must be in the same region where your fleet is deployed. To get VPC information, including IDs, use the Virtual Private Cloud service tools, including the VPC Dashboard in the AWS Management Console.

Returns:

See Also:

#create_vpc_peering_connection(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Establishes a VPC peering connection between a virtual private cloud (VPC) in an AWS account with the VPC for your Amazon GameLift fleet. VPC peering enables the game servers on your fleet to communicate directly with other AWS resources. You can peer with VPCs in any AWS account that you have access to, including the account that you use to manage your Amazon GameLift fleets. You cannot peer with VPCs that are in different regions. For more information, see VPC Peering with Amazon GameLift Fleets.

Before calling this operation to establish the peering connection, you first need to call CreateVpcPeeringAuthorization and identify the VPC you want to peer with. Once the authorization for the specified VPC is issued, you have 24 hours to establish the connection. These two operations handle all tasks necessary to peer the two VPCs, including acceptance, updating routing tables, etc.

To establish the connection, call this operation from the AWS account that is used to manage the Amazon GameLift fleets. Identify the following values: (1) The ID of the fleet you want to be enable a VPC peering connection for; (2) The AWS account with the VPC that you want to peer with; and (3) The ID of the VPC you want to peer with. This operation is asynchronous. If successful, a VpcPeeringConnection request is created. You can use continuous polling to track the request's status using DescribeVpcPeeringConnections, or by monitoring fleet events for success or failure using DescribeFleetEvents.

VPC peering connection operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.create_vpc_peering_connection({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  peer_vpc_aws_account_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  peer_vpc_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet. This tells Amazon GameLift which GameLift VPC to peer with.

  • :peer_vpc_aws_account_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the AWS account with the VPC that you want to peer your Amazon GameLift fleet with. You can find your Account ID in the AWS Management Console under account settings.

  • :peer_vpc_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a VPC with resources to be accessed by your Amazon GameLift fleet. The VPC must be in the same region where your fleet is deployed. To get VPC information, including IDs, use the Virtual Private Cloud service tools, including the VPC Dashboard in the AWS Management Console.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_alias(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Deletes an alias. This action removes all record of the alias. Game clients attempting to access a server process using the deleted alias receive an error. To delete an alias, specify the alias ID to be deleted.

Alias-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_alias({
  alias_id: "AliasId", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :alias_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet alias. Specify the alias you want to delete.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_build(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Deletes a build. This action permanently deletes the build record and any uploaded build files.

To delete a build, specify its ID. Deleting a build does not affect the status of any active fleets using the build, but you can no longer create new fleets with the deleted build.

Build-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_build({
  build_id: "BuildId", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :build_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a build to delete.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_fleet(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Deletes everything related to a fleet. Before deleting a fleet, you must set the fleet's desired capacity to zero. See UpdateFleetCapacity.

This action removes the fleet's resources and the fleet record. Once a fleet is deleted, you can no longer use that fleet.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_fleet({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to be deleted.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_game_session_queue(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Deletes a game session queue. This action means that any StartGameSessionPlacement requests that reference this queue will fail. To delete a queue, specify the queue name.

Queue-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_game_session_queue({
  name: "GameSessionQueueName", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with game session queue. Queue names must be unique within each region.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_matchmaking_configuration(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Permanently removes a FlexMatch matchmaking configuration. To delete, specify the configuration name. A matchmaking configuration cannot be deleted if it is being used in any active matchmaking tickets.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_matchmaking_configuration({
  name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking configuration

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_scaling_policy(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Deletes a fleet scaling policy. This action means that the policy is no longer in force and removes all record of it. To delete a scaling policy, specify both the scaling policy name and the fleet ID it is associated with.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_scaling_policy({
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a scaling policy. Policy names do not need to be unique.

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to be deleted.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_vpc_peering_authorization(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Cancels a pending VPC peering authorization for the specified VPC. If the authorization has already been used to create a peering connection, call DeleteVpcPeeringConnection to remove the connection.

VPC peering connection operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_vpc_peering_authorization({
  game_lift_aws_account_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  peer_vpc_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_lift_aws_account_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the AWS account that you use to manage your Amazon GameLift fleet. You can find your Account ID in the AWS Management Console under account settings.

  • :peer_vpc_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a VPC with resources to be accessed by your Amazon GameLift fleet. The VPC must be in the same region where your fleet is deployed. To get VPC information, including IDs, use the Virtual Private Cloud service tools, including the VPC Dashboard in the AWS Management Console.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#delete_vpc_peering_connection(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Removes a VPC peering connection. To delete the connection, you must have a valid authorization for the VPC peering connection that you want to delete. You can check for an authorization by calling DescribeVpcPeeringAuthorizations or request a new one using CreateVpcPeeringAuthorization.

Once a valid authorization exists, call this operation from the AWS account that is used to manage the Amazon GameLift fleets. Identify the connection to delete by the connection ID and fleet ID. If successful, the connection is removed.

VPC peering connection operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.delete_vpc_peering_connection({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  vpc_peering_connection_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet. This value must match the fleet ID referenced in the VPC peering connection record.

  • :vpc_peering_connection_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a VPC peering connection. This value is included in the VpcPeeringConnection object, which can be retrieved by calling DescribeVpcPeeringConnections.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#describe_alias(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeAliasOutput

Retrieves properties for an alias. This operation returns all alias metadata and settings. To get an alias's target fleet ID only, use ResolveAlias.

To get alias properties, specify the alias ID. If successful, the requested alias record is returned.

Alias-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_alias({
  alias_id: "AliasId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.alias.alias_id #=> String
resp.alias.name #=> String
resp.alias.alias_arn #=> String
resp.alias.description #=> String
resp.alias.routing_strategy.type #=> String, one of "SIMPLE", "TERMINAL"
resp.alias.routing_strategy.fleet_id #=> String
resp.alias.routing_strategy.message #=> String
resp.alias.creation_time #=> Time
resp.alias.last_updated_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :alias_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet alias. Specify the alias you want to retrieve.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_build(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeBuildOutput

Retrieves properties for a build. To get a build record, specify a build ID. If successful, an object containing the build properties is returned.

Build-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_build({
  build_id: "BuildId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.build.build_id #=> String
resp.build.name #=> String
resp.build.version #=> String
resp.build.status #=> String, one of "INITIALIZED", "READY", "FAILED"
resp.build.size_on_disk #=> Integer
resp.build.operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.build.creation_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :build_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a build to retrieve properties for.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_ec2_instance_limits(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeEC2InstanceLimitsOutput

Retrieves the following information for the specified EC2 instance type:

  • maximum number of instances allowed per AWS account (service limit)

  • current usage level for the AWS account

Service limits vary depending on region. Available regions for Amazon GameLift can be found in the AWS Management Console for Amazon GameLift (see the drop-down list in the upper right corner).

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_ec2_instance_limits({
  ec2_instance_type: "t2.micro", # accepts t2.micro, t2.small, t2.medium, t2.large, c3.large, c3.xlarge, c3.2xlarge, c3.4xlarge, c3.8xlarge, c4.large, c4.xlarge, c4.2xlarge, c4.4xlarge, c4.8xlarge, r3.large, r3.xlarge, r3.2xlarge, r3.4xlarge, r3.8xlarge, r4.large, r4.xlarge, r4.2xlarge, r4.4xlarge, r4.8xlarge, r4.16xlarge, m3.medium, m3.large, m3.xlarge, m3.2xlarge, m4.large, m4.xlarge, m4.2xlarge, m4.4xlarge, m4.10xlarge
})

Response structure


resp.ec2_instance_limits #=> Array
resp.ec2_instance_limits[0].ec2_instance_type #=> String, one of "t2.micro", "t2.small", "t2.medium", "t2.large", "c3.large", "c3.xlarge", "c3.2xlarge", "c3.4xlarge", "c3.8xlarge", "c4.large", "c4.xlarge", "c4.2xlarge", "c4.4xlarge", "c4.8xlarge", "r3.large", "r3.xlarge", "r3.2xlarge", "r3.4xlarge", "r3.8xlarge", "r4.large", "r4.xlarge", "r4.2xlarge", "r4.4xlarge", "r4.8xlarge", "r4.16xlarge", "m3.medium", "m3.large", "m3.xlarge", "m3.2xlarge", "m4.large", "m4.xlarge", "m4.2xlarge", "m4.4xlarge", "m4.10xlarge"
resp.ec2_instance_limits[0].current_instances #=> Integer
resp.ec2_instance_limits[0].instance_limit #=> Integer

Options Hash (options):

  • :ec2_instance_type (String)

    Name of an EC2 instance type that is supported in Amazon GameLift. A fleet instance type determines the computing resources of each instance in the fleet, including CPU, memory, storage, and networking capacity. Amazon GameLift supports the following EC2 instance types. See Amazon EC2 Instance Types for detailed descriptions. Leave this parameter blank to retrieve limits for all types.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_fleet_attributes(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeFleetAttributesOutput

Retrieves fleet properties, including metadata, status, and configuration, for one or more fleets. You can request attributes for all fleets, or specify a list of one or more fleet IDs. When requesting multiple fleets, use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a FleetAttributes object is returned for each requested fleet ID. When specifying a list of fleet IDs, attribute objects are returned only for fleets that currently exist.

Some API actions may limit the number of fleet IDs allowed in one request. If a request exceeds this limit, the request fails and the error message includes the maximum allowed.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_fleet_attributes({
  fleet_ids: ["FleetId"],
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_attributes #=> Array
resp.fleet_attributes[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].fleet_arn #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].description #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].name #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.fleet_attributes[0].termination_time #=> Time
resp.fleet_attributes[0].status #=> String, one of "NEW", "DOWNLOADING", "VALIDATING", "BUILDING", "ACTIVATING", "ACTIVE", "DELETING", "ERROR", "TERMINATED"
resp.fleet_attributes[0].build_id #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].server_launch_path #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].server_launch_parameters #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].log_paths #=> Array
resp.fleet_attributes[0].log_paths[0] #=> String
resp.fleet_attributes[0].new_game_session_protection_policy #=> String, one of "NoProtection", "FullProtection"
resp.fleet_attributes[0].operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.fleet_attributes[0].resource_creation_limit_policy.new_game_sessions_per_creator #=> Integer
resp.fleet_attributes[0].resource_creation_limit_policy.policy_period_in_minutes #=> Integer
resp.fleet_attributes[0].metric_groups #=> Array
resp.fleet_attributes[0].metric_groups[0] #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_ids (Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a fleet(s) to retrieve attributes for. To request attributes for all fleets, leave this parameter empty.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages. This parameter is ignored when the request specifies one or a list of fleet IDs.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value. This parameter is ignored when the request specifies one or a list of fleet IDs.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_fleet_capacity(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeFleetCapacityOutput

Retrieves the current status of fleet capacity for one or more fleets. This information includes the number of instances that have been requested for the fleet and the number currently active. You can request capacity for all fleets, or specify a list of one or more fleet IDs. When requesting multiple fleets, use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a FleetCapacity object is returned for each requested fleet ID. When specifying a list of fleet IDs, attribute objects are returned only for fleets that currently exist.

Some API actions may limit the number of fleet IDs allowed in one request. If a request exceeds this limit, the request fails and the error message includes the maximum allowed.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_fleet_capacity({
  fleet_ids: ["FleetId"],
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_capacity #=> Array
resp.fleet_capacity[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_type #=> String, one of "t2.micro", "t2.small", "t2.medium", "t2.large", "c3.large", "c3.xlarge", "c3.2xlarge", "c3.4xlarge", "c3.8xlarge", "c4.large", "c4.xlarge", "c4.2xlarge", "c4.4xlarge", "c4.8xlarge", "r3.large", "r3.xlarge", "r3.2xlarge", "r3.4xlarge", "r3.8xlarge", "r4.large", "r4.xlarge", "r4.2xlarge", "r4.4xlarge", "r4.8xlarge", "r4.16xlarge", "m3.medium", "m3.large", "m3.xlarge", "m3.2xlarge", "m4.large", "m4.xlarge", "m4.2xlarge", "m4.4xlarge", "m4.10xlarge"
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.desired #=> Integer
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.minimum #=> Integer
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.maximum #=> Integer
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.pending #=> Integer
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.active #=> Integer
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.idle #=> Integer
resp.fleet_capacity[0].instance_counts.terminating #=> Integer
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_ids (Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a fleet(s) to retrieve capacity information for. To request capacity information for all fleets, leave this parameter empty.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages. This parameter is ignored when the request specifies one or a list of fleet IDs.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value. This parameter is ignored when the request specifies one or a list of fleet IDs.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_fleet_events(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeFleetEventsOutput

Retrieves entries from the specified fleet's event log. You can specify a time range to limit the result set. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a collection of event log entries matching the request are returned.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_fleet_events({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  start_time: Time.now,
  end_time: Time.now,
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.events #=> Array
resp.events[0].event_id #=> String
resp.events[0].resource_id #=> String
resp.events[0].event_code #=> String, one of "GENERIC_EVENT", "FLEET_CREATED", "FLEET_DELETED", "FLEET_SCALING_EVENT", "FLEET_STATE_DOWNLOADING", "FLEET_STATE_VALIDATING", "FLEET_STATE_BUILDING", "FLEET_STATE_ACTIVATING", "FLEET_STATE_ACTIVE", "FLEET_STATE_ERROR", "FLEET_INITIALIZATION_FAILED", "FLEET_BINARY_DOWNLOAD_FAILED", "FLEET_VALIDATION_LAUNCH_PATH_NOT_FOUND", "FLEET_VALIDATION_EXECUTABLE_RUNTIME_FAILURE", "FLEET_VALIDATION_TIMED_OUT", "FLEET_ACTIVATION_FAILED", "FLEET_ACTIVATION_FAILED_NO_INSTANCES", "FLEET_NEW_GAME_SESSION_PROTECTION_POLICY_UPDATED", "SERVER_PROCESS_INVALID_PATH", "SERVER_PROCESS_SDK_INITIALIZATION_TIMEOUT", "SERVER_PROCESS_PROCESS_READY_TIMEOUT", "SERVER_PROCESS_CRASHED", "SERVER_PROCESS_TERMINATED_UNHEALTHY", "SERVER_PROCESS_FORCE_TERMINATED", "SERVER_PROCESS_PROCESS_EXIT_TIMEOUT", "GAME_SESSION_ACTIVATION_TIMEOUT", "FLEET_CREATION_EXTRACTING_BUILD", "FLEET_CREATION_RUNNING_INSTALLER", "FLEET_CREATION_VALIDATING_RUNTIME_CONFIG", "FLEET_VPC_PEERING_SUCCEEDED", "FLEET_VPC_PEERING_FAILED", "FLEET_VPC_PEERING_DELETED"
resp.events[0].message #=> String
resp.events[0].event_time #=> Time
resp.events[0].pre_signed_log_url #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to get event logs for.

  • :start_time (Time)

    Earliest date to retrieve event logs for. If no start time is specified, this call returns entries starting from when the fleet was created to the specified end time. Format is a number expressed in Unix time as milliseconds (ex: \"1469498468.057\").

  • :end_time (Time)

    Most recent date to retrieve event logs for. If no end time is specified, this call returns entries from the specified start time up to the present. Format is a number expressed in Unix time as milliseconds (ex: \"1469498468.057\").

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_fleet_port_settings(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeFleetPortSettingsOutput

Retrieves the inbound connection permissions for a fleet. Connection permissions include a range of IP addresses and port settings that incoming traffic can use to access server processes in the fleet. To get a fleet's inbound connection permissions, specify a fleet ID. If successful, a collection of IpPermission objects is returned for the requested fleet ID. If the requested fleet has been deleted, the result set is empty.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_fleet_port_settings({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.inbound_permissions #=> Array
resp.inbound_permissions[0].from_port #=> Integer
resp.inbound_permissions[0].to_port #=> Integer
resp.inbound_permissions[0].ip_range #=> String
resp.inbound_permissions[0].protocol #=> String, one of "TCP", "UDP"

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to retrieve port settings for.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_fleet_utilization(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeFleetUtilizationOutput

Retrieves utilization statistics for one or more fleets. You can request utilization data for all fleets, or specify a list of one or more fleet IDs. When requesting multiple fleets, use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a FleetUtilization object is returned for each requested fleet ID. When specifying a list of fleet IDs, utilization objects are returned only for fleets that currently exist.

Some API actions may limit the number of fleet IDs allowed in one request. If a request exceeds this limit, the request fails and the error message includes the maximum allowed.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_fleet_utilization({
  fleet_ids: ["FleetId"],
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_utilization #=> Array
resp.fleet_utilization[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.fleet_utilization[0].active_server_process_count #=> Integer
resp.fleet_utilization[0].active_game_session_count #=> Integer
resp.fleet_utilization[0].current_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.fleet_utilization[0].maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_ids (Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a fleet(s) to retrieve utilization data for. To request utilization data for all fleets, leave this parameter empty.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages. This parameter is ignored when the request specifies one or a list of fleet IDs.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value. This parameter is ignored when the request specifies one or a list of fleet IDs.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_game_session_details(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeGameSessionDetailsOutput

Retrieves properties, including the protection policy in force, for one or more game sessions. This action can be used in several ways: (1) provide a GameSessionId or GameSessionArn to request details for a specific game session; (2) provide either a FleetId or an AliasId to request properties for all game sessions running on a fleet.

To get game session record(s), specify just one of the following: game session ID, fleet ID, or alias ID. You can filter this request by game session status. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a GameSessionDetail object is returned for each session matching the request.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_game_session_details({
  fleet_id: "FleetId",
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel",
  alias_id: "AliasId",
  status_filter: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_details #=> Array
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.name #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.fleet_id #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.creation_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.termination_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.current_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.status #=> String, one of "ACTIVE", "ACTIVATING", "TERMINATED", "TERMINATING", "ERROR"
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.ip_address #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.port #=> Integer
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.player_session_creation_policy #=> String, one of "ACCEPT_ALL", "DENY_ALL"
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.creator_id #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].game_session.game_session_data #=> String
resp.game_session_details[0].protection_policy #=> String, one of "NoProtection", "FullProtection"
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to retrieve all game sessions active on the fleet.

  • :game_session_id (String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to retrieve.

  • :alias_id (String)

    Unique identifier for an alias associated with the fleet to retrieve all game sessions for.

  • :status_filter (String)

    Game session status to filter results on. Possible game session statuses include ACTIVE, TERMINATED, ACTIVATING and TERMINATING (the last two are transitory).

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_game_session_placement(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeGameSessionPlacementOutput

Retrieves properties and current status of a game session placement request. To get game session placement details, specify the placement ID. If successful, a GameSessionPlacement object is returned.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_game_session_placement({
  placement_id: "IdStringModel", # required
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_placement.placement_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_queue_name #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.status #=> String, one of "PENDING", "FULFILLED", "CANCELLED", "TIMED_OUT"
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_name #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_arn #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_region #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].player_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].region_identifier #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].latency_in_milliseconds #=> Float
resp.game_session_placement.start_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_placement.end_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_placement.ip_address #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.port #=> Integer
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :placement_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a game session placement to retrieve.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_game_session_queues(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeGameSessionQueuesOutput

Retrieves the properties for one or more game session queues. When requesting multiple queues, use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a GameSessionQueue object is returned for each requested queue. When specifying a list of queues, objects are returned only for queues that currently exist in the region.

Queue-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_game_session_queues({
  names: ["GameSessionQueueName"],
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_queues #=> Array
resp.game_session_queues[0].name #=> String
resp.game_session_queues[0].game_session_queue_arn #=> String
resp.game_session_queues[0].timeout_in_seconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queues[0].player_latency_policies #=> Array
resp.game_session_queues[0].player_latency_policies[0].maximum_individual_player_latency_milliseconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queues[0].player_latency_policies[0].policy_duration_seconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queues[0].destinations #=> Array
resp.game_session_queues[0].destinations[0].destination_arn #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :names (Array<String>)

    List of queue names to retrieve information for. To request settings for all queues, leave this parameter empty.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_game_sessions(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeGameSessionsOutput

Retrieves a set of one or more game sessions. Request a specific game session or request all game sessions on a fleet. Alternatively, use SearchGameSessions to request a set of active game sessions that are filtered by certain criteria. To retrieve protection policy settings for game sessions, use DescribeGameSessionDetails.

To get game sessions, specify one of the following: game session ID, fleet ID, or alias ID. You can filter this request by game session status. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a GameSession object is returned for each game session matching the request.

Available in Amazon GameLift Local.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_game_sessions({
  fleet_id: "FleetId",
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel",
  alias_id: "AliasId",
  status_filter: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.game_sessions #=> Array
resp.game_sessions[0].game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].name #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.game_sessions[0].termination_time #=> Time
resp.game_sessions[0].current_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_sessions[0].maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_sessions[0].status #=> String, one of "ACTIVE", "ACTIVATING", "TERMINATED", "TERMINATING", "ERROR"
resp.game_sessions[0].game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_sessions[0].game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].ip_address #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].port #=> Integer
resp.game_sessions[0].player_session_creation_policy #=> String, one of "ACCEPT_ALL", "DENY_ALL"
resp.game_sessions[0].creator_id #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].game_session_data #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to retrieve all game sessions for.

  • :game_session_id (String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to retrieve. You can use either a GameSessionId or GameSessionArn value.

  • :alias_id (String)

    Unique identifier for an alias associated with the fleet to retrieve all game sessions for.

  • :status_filter (String)

    Game session status to filter results on. Possible game session statuses include ACTIVE, TERMINATED, ACTIVATING, and TERMINATING (the last two are transitory).

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_instances(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeInstancesOutput

Retrieves information about a fleet's instances, including instance IDs. Use this action to get details on all instances in the fleet or get details on one specific instance.

To get a specific instance, specify fleet ID and instance ID. To get all instances in a fleet, specify a fleet ID only. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, an Instance object is returned for each result.

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_instances({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  instance_id: "InstanceId",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.instances #=> Array
resp.instances[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.instances[0].instance_id #=> String
resp.instances[0].ip_address #=> String
resp.instances[0].operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.instances[0].type #=> String, one of "t2.micro", "t2.small", "t2.medium", "t2.large", "c3.large", "c3.xlarge", "c3.2xlarge", "c3.4xlarge", "c3.8xlarge", "c4.large", "c4.xlarge", "c4.2xlarge", "c4.4xlarge", "c4.8xlarge", "r3.large", "r3.xlarge", "r3.2xlarge", "r3.4xlarge", "r3.8xlarge", "r4.large", "r4.xlarge", "r4.2xlarge", "r4.4xlarge", "r4.8xlarge", "r4.16xlarge", "m3.medium", "m3.large", "m3.xlarge", "m3.2xlarge", "m4.large", "m4.xlarge", "m4.2xlarge", "m4.4xlarge", "m4.10xlarge"
resp.instances[0].status #=> String, one of "PENDING", "ACTIVE", "TERMINATING"
resp.instances[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to retrieve instance information for.

  • :instance_id (String)

    Unique identifier for an instance to retrieve. Specify an instance ID or leave blank to retrieve all instances in the fleet.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_matchmaking(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeMatchmakingOutput

Retrieves a set of one or more matchmaking tickets. Use this operation to retrieve ticket information, including status and--once a successful match is made--acquire connection information for the resulting new game session.

You can use this operation to track the progress of matchmaking requests (through polling) as an alternative to using event notifications. See more details on tracking matchmaking requests through polling or notifications in StartMatchmaking.

You can request data for a one or a list of ticket IDs. If the request is successful, a ticket object is returned for each requested ID. When specifying a list of ticket IDs, objects are returned only for tickets that currently exist.

Matchmaking-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_matchmaking({
  ticket_ids: ["MatchmakingIdStringModel"], # required
})

Response structure


resp.ticket_list #=> Array
resp.ticket_list[0].ticket_id #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].configuration_name #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].status #=> String, one of "CANCELLED", "COMPLETED", "FAILED", "PLACING", "QUEUED", "REQUIRES_ACCEPTANCE", "SEARCHING", "TIMED_OUT"
resp.ticket_list[0].status_reason #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].status_message #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].start_time #=> Time
resp.ticket_list[0].end_time #=> Time
resp.ticket_list[0].players #=> Array
resp.ticket_list[0].players[0].player_id #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].players[0].player_attributes #=> Hash
resp.ticket_list[0].players[0].player_attributes["NonZeroAndMaxString"] #=> <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
resp.ticket_list[0].players[0].team #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].players[0].latency_in_ms #=> Hash
resp.ticket_list[0].players[0].latency_in_ms["NonEmptyString"] #=> Integer
resp.ticket_list[0].game_session_connection_info.game_session_arn #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].game_session_connection_info.ip_address #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].game_session_connection_info.port #=> Integer
resp.ticket_list[0].game_session_connection_info.matched_player_sessions #=> Array
resp.ticket_list[0].game_session_connection_info.matched_player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].game_session_connection_info.matched_player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.ticket_list[0].estimated_wait_time #=> Integer

Options Hash (options):

  • :ticket_ids (required, Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking ticket. To request all existing tickets, leave this parameter empty.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_matchmaking_configurations(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeMatchmakingConfigurationsOutput

Retrieves the details of FlexMatch matchmaking configurations. with this operation, you have the following options: (1) retrieve all existing configurations, (2) provide the names of one or more configurations to retrieve, or (3) retrieve all configurations that use a specified rule set name. When requesting multiple items, use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a configuration is returned for each requested name. When specifying a list of names, only configurations that currently exist are returned.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_matchmaking_configurations({
  names: ["MatchmakingIdStringModel"],
  rule_set_name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.configurations #=> Array
resp.configurations[0].name #=> String
resp.configurations[0].description #=> String
resp.configurations[0].game_session_queue_arns #=> Array
resp.configurations[0].game_session_queue_arns[0] #=> String
resp.configurations[0].request_timeout_seconds #=> Integer
resp.configurations[0].acceptance_timeout_seconds #=> Integer
resp.configurations[0].acceptance_required #=> true/false
resp.configurations[0].rule_set_name #=> String
resp.configurations[0].notification_target #=> String
resp.configurations[0].additional_player_count #=> Integer
resp.configurations[0].custom_event_data #=> String
resp.configurations[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.configurations[0].game_properties #=> Array
resp.configurations[0].game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.configurations[0].game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.configurations[0].game_session_data #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :names (Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking configuration(s) to retrieve. To request all existing configurations, leave this parameter empty.

  • :rule_set_name (String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking rule set. Use this parameter to retrieve all matchmaking configurations that use this rule set.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages. This parameter is limited to 10.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_matchmaking_rule_sets(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeMatchmakingRuleSetsOutput

Retrieves the details for FlexMatch matchmaking rule sets. You can request all existing rule sets for the region, or provide a list of one or more rule set names. When requesting multiple items, use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a rule set is returned for each requested name.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_matchmaking_rule_sets({
  names: ["MatchmakingIdStringModel"],
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.rule_sets #=> Array
resp.rule_sets[0].rule_set_name #=> String
resp.rule_sets[0].rule_set_body #=> String
resp.rule_sets[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :names (Array<String>)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking rule set. This name is used to identify the rule set associated with a matchmaking configuration.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_player_sessions(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribePlayerSessionsOutput

Retrieves properties for one or more player sessions. This action can be used in several ways: (1) provide a PlayerSessionId to request properties for a specific player session; (2) provide a GameSessionId to request properties for all player sessions in the specified game session; (3) provide a PlayerId to request properties for all player sessions of a specified player.

To get game session record(s), specify only one of the following: a player session ID, a game session ID, or a player ID. You can filter this request by player session status. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a PlayerSession object is returned for each session matching the request.

Available in Amazon GameLift Local.

Player-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_player_sessions({
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel",
  player_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  player_session_id: "PlayerSessionId",
  player_session_status_filter: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.player_sessions #=> Array
resp.player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].game_session_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.player_sessions[0].termination_time #=> Time
resp.player_sessions[0].status #=> String, one of "RESERVED", "ACTIVE", "COMPLETED", "TIMEDOUT"
resp.player_sessions[0].ip_address #=> String
resp.player_sessions[0].port #=> Integer
resp.player_sessions[0].player_data #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_session_id (String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to retrieve player sessions for.

  • :player_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a player to retrieve player sessions for.

  • :player_session_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a player session to retrieve.

  • :player_session_status_filter (String)

    Player session status to filter results on.

    Possible player session statuses include the following:

    • RESERVED -- The player session request has been received, but the player has not yet connected to the server process and/or been validated.

    • ACTIVE -- The player has been validated by the server process and is currently connected.

    • COMPLETED -- The player connection has been dropped.

    • TIMEDOUT -- A player session request was received, but the player did not connect and/or was not validated within the timeout limit (60 seconds).

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages. If a player session ID is specified, this parameter is ignored.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value. If a player session ID is specified, this parameter is ignored.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_runtime_configuration(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeRuntimeConfigurationOutput

Retrieves the current run-time configuration for the specified fleet. The run-time configuration tells Amazon GameLift how to launch server processes on instances in the fleet.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_runtime_configuration({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes #=> Array
resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes[0].launch_path #=> String
resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes[0].parameters #=> String
resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes[0].concurrent_executions #=> Integer
resp.runtime_configuration.max_concurrent_game_session_activations #=> Integer
resp.runtime_configuration.game_session_activation_timeout_seconds #=> Integer

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to get the run-time configuration for.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_scaling_policies(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeScalingPoliciesOutput

Retrieves all scaling policies applied to a fleet.

To get a fleet's scaling policies, specify the fleet ID. You can filter this request by policy status, such as to retrieve only active scaling policies. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, set of ScalingPolicy objects is returned for the fleet.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_scaling_policies({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  status_filter: "ACTIVE", # accepts ACTIVE, UPDATE_REQUESTED, UPDATING, DELETE_REQUESTED, DELETING, DELETED, ERROR
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.scaling_policies #=> Array
resp.scaling_policies[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.scaling_policies[0].name #=> String
resp.scaling_policies[0].status #=> String, one of "ACTIVE", "UPDATE_REQUESTED", "UPDATING", "DELETE_REQUESTED", "DELETING", "DELETED", "ERROR"
resp.scaling_policies[0].scaling_adjustment #=> Integer
resp.scaling_policies[0].scaling_adjustment_type #=> String, one of "ChangeInCapacity", "ExactCapacity", "PercentChangeInCapacity"
resp.scaling_policies[0].comparison_operator #=> String, one of "GreaterThanOrEqualToThreshold", "GreaterThanThreshold", "LessThanThreshold", "LessThanOrEqualToThreshold"
resp.scaling_policies[0].threshold #=> Float
resp.scaling_policies[0].evaluation_periods #=> Integer
resp.scaling_policies[0].metric_name #=> String, one of "ActivatingGameSessions", "ActiveGameSessions", "ActiveInstances", "AvailableGameSessions", "AvailablePlayerSessions", "CurrentPlayerSessions", "IdleInstances", "PercentAvailableGameSessions", "PercentIdleInstances", "QueueDepth", "WaitTime"
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to retrieve scaling policies for.

  • :status_filter (String)

    Scaling policy status to filter results on. A scaling policy is only in force when in an ACTIVE status.

    • ACTIVE -- The scaling policy is currently in force.

    • UPDATEREQUESTED -- A request to update the scaling policy has been received.

    • UPDATING -- A change is being made to the scaling policy.

    • DELETEREQUESTED -- A request to delete the scaling policy has been received.

    • DELETING -- The scaling policy is being deleted.

    • DELETED -- The scaling policy has been deleted.

    • ERROR -- An error occurred in creating the policy. It should be removed and recreated.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_vpc_peering_authorizations(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeVpcPeeringAuthorizationsOutput

Retrieves valid VPC peering authorizations that are pending for the AWS account. This operation returns all VPC peering authorizations and requests for peering. This includes those initiated and received by this account.

VPC peering connection operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_vpc_peering_authorizations()

Response structure


resp.vpc_peering_authorizations #=> Array
resp.vpc_peering_authorizations[0]. #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_authorizations[0]. #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_authorizations[0].peer_vpc_id #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_authorizations[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.vpc_peering_authorizations[0].expiration_time #=> Time

Returns:

See Also:

#describe_vpc_peering_connections(options = {}) ⇒ Types::DescribeVpcPeeringConnectionsOutput

Retrieves information on VPC peering connections. Use this operation to get peering information for all fleets or for one specific fleet ID.

To retrieve connection information, call this operation from the AWS account that is used to manage the Amazon GameLift fleets. Specify a fleet ID or leave the parameter empty to retrieve all connection records. If successful, the retrieved information includes both active and pending connections. Active connections identify the IpV4 CIDR block that the VPC uses to connect.

VPC peering connection operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.describe_vpc_peering_connections({
  fleet_id: "FleetId",
})

Response structure


resp.vpc_peering_connections #=> Array
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].ip_v4_cidr_block #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].vpc_peering_connection_id #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].status.code #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].status.message #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].peer_vpc_id #=> String
resp.vpc_peering_connections[0].game_lift_vpc_id #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet.

Returns:

See Also:

#get_game_session_log_url(options = {}) ⇒ Types::GetGameSessionLogUrlOutput

Retrieves the location of stored game session logs for a specified game session. When a game session is terminated, Amazon GameLift automatically stores the logs in Amazon S3 and retains them for 14 days. Use this URL to download the logs.

See the AWS Service Limits page for maximum log file sizes. Log files that exceed this limit are not saved.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.get_game_session_log_url({
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel", # required
})

Response structure


resp.pre_signed_url #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_session_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to get logs for.

Returns:

See Also:

#get_instance_access(options = {}) ⇒ Types::GetInstanceAccessOutput

Requests remote access to a fleet instance. Remote access is useful for debugging, gathering benchmarking data, or watching activity in real time.

Access requires credentials that match the operating system of the instance. For a Windows instance, Amazon GameLift returns a user name and password as strings for use with a Windows Remote Desktop client. For a Linux instance, Amazon GameLift returns a user name and RSA private key, also as strings, for use with an SSH client. The private key must be saved in the proper format to a .pem file before using. If you're making this request using the AWS CLI, saving the secret can be handled as part of the GetInstanceAccess request. (See the example later in this topic). For more information on remote access, see Remotely Accessing an Instance.

To request access to a specific instance, specify the IDs of the instance and the fleet it belongs to. If successful, an InstanceAccess object is returned containing the instance's IP address and a set of credentials.

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.get_instance_access({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  instance_id: "InstanceId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.instance_access.fleet_id #=> String
resp.instance_access.instance_id #=> String
resp.instance_access.ip_address #=> String
resp.instance_access.operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.instance_access.credentials.user_name #=> String
resp.instance_access.credentials.secret #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet that contains the instance you want access to. The fleet can be in any of the following statuses: ACTIVATING, ACTIVE, or ERROR. Fleets with an ERROR status may be accessible for a short time before they are deleted.

  • :instance_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for an instance you want to get access to. You can access an instance in any status.

Returns:

See Also:

#list_aliases(options = {}) ⇒ Types::ListAliasesOutput

Retrieves all aliases for this AWS account. You can filter the result set by alias name and/or routing strategy type. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results in sequential pages.

Returned aliases are not listed in any particular order.

Alias-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.list_aliases({
  routing_strategy_type: "SIMPLE", # accepts SIMPLE, TERMINAL
  name: "NonEmptyString",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonEmptyString",
})

Response structure


resp.aliases #=> Array
resp.aliases[0].alias_id #=> String
resp.aliases[0].name #=> String
resp.aliases[0].alias_arn #=> String
resp.aliases[0].description #=> String
resp.aliases[0].routing_strategy.type #=> String, one of "SIMPLE", "TERMINAL"
resp.aliases[0].routing_strategy.fleet_id #=> String
resp.aliases[0].routing_strategy.message #=> String
resp.aliases[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.aliases[0].last_updated_time #=> Time
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :routing_strategy_type (String)

    Type of routing to filter results on. Use this parameter to retrieve only aliases of a certain type. To retrieve all aliases, leave this parameter empty.

    Possible routing types include the following:

    • SIMPLE -- The alias resolves to one specific fleet. Use this type when routing to active fleets.

    • TERMINAL -- The alias does not resolve to a fleet but instead can be used to display a message to the user. A terminal alias throws a TerminalRoutingStrategyException with the RoutingStrategy message embedded.

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with an alias. Alias names do not need to be unique.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#list_builds(options = {}) ⇒ Types::ListBuildsOutput

Retrieves build records for all builds associated with the AWS account in use. You can limit results to builds that are in a specific status by using the Status parameter. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results in a set of sequential pages.

Build records are not listed in any particular order.

Build-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.list_builds({
  status: "INITIALIZED", # accepts INITIALIZED, READY, FAILED
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonEmptyString",
})

Response structure


resp.builds #=> Array
resp.builds[0].build_id #=> String
resp.builds[0].name #=> String
resp.builds[0].version #=> String
resp.builds[0].status #=> String, one of "INITIALIZED", "READY", "FAILED"
resp.builds[0].size_on_disk #=> Integer
resp.builds[0].operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.builds[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :status (String)

    Build status to filter results by. To retrieve all builds, leave this parameter empty.

    Possible build statuses include the following:

    • INITIALIZED -- A new build has been defined, but no files have been uploaded. You cannot create fleets for builds that are in this status. When a build is successfully created, the build status is set to this value.

    • READY -- The game build has been successfully uploaded. You can now create new fleets for this build.

    • FAILED -- The game build upload failed. You cannot create new fleets for this build.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#list_fleets(options = {}) ⇒ Types::ListFleetsOutput

Retrieves a collection of fleet records for this AWS account. You can filter the result set by build ID. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results in sequential pages.

Fleet records are not listed in any particular order.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.list_fleets({
  build_id: "BuildId",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_ids #=> Array
resp.fleet_ids[0] #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :build_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a build to return fleets for. Use this parameter to return only fleets using the specified build. To retrieve all fleets, leave this parameter empty.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#put_scaling_policy(options = {}) ⇒ Types::PutScalingPolicyOutput

Creates or updates a scaling policy for a fleet. An active scaling policy prompts Amazon GameLift to track a certain metric for a fleet and automatically change the fleet's capacity in specific circumstances. Each scaling policy contains one rule statement. Fleets can have multiple scaling policies in force simultaneously.

A scaling policy rule statement has the following structure:

If [MetricName] is [ComparisonOperator] [Threshold] for [EvaluationPeriods] minutes, then [ScalingAdjustmentType] to/by [ScalingAdjustment].

For example, this policy: "If the number of idle instances exceeds 20 for more than 15 minutes, then reduce the fleet capacity by 10 instances" could be implemented as the following rule statement:

If [IdleInstances] is [GreaterThanOrEqualToThreshold] [20] for [15] minutes, then [ChangeInCapacity] by [-10].

To create or update a scaling policy, specify a unique combination of name and fleet ID, and set the rule values. All parameters for this action are required. If successful, the policy name is returned. Scaling policies cannot be suspended or made inactive. To stop enforcing a scaling policy, call DeleteScalingPolicy.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.put_scaling_policy({
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  scaling_adjustment: 1, # required
  scaling_adjustment_type: "ChangeInCapacity", # required, accepts ChangeInCapacity, ExactCapacity, PercentChangeInCapacity
  threshold: 1.0, # required
  comparison_operator: "GreaterThanOrEqualToThreshold", # required, accepts GreaterThanOrEqualToThreshold, GreaterThanThreshold, LessThanThreshold, LessThanOrEqualToThreshold
  evaluation_periods: 1, # required
  metric_name: "ActivatingGameSessions", # required, accepts ActivatingGameSessions, ActiveGameSessions, ActiveInstances, AvailableGameSessions, AvailablePlayerSessions, CurrentPlayerSessions, IdleInstances, PercentAvailableGameSessions, PercentIdleInstances, QueueDepth, WaitTime
})

Response structure


resp.name #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a scaling policy. Policy names do not need to be unique. A fleet can have only one scaling policy with the same name.

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to apply this policy to.

  • :scaling_adjustment (required, Integer)

    Amount of adjustment to make, based on the scaling adjustment type.

  • :scaling_adjustment_type (required, String)

    Type of adjustment to make to a fleet\'s instance count (see FleetCapacity):

    • ChangeInCapacity -- add (or subtract) the scaling adjustment value from the current instance count. Positive values scale up while negative values scale down.

    • ExactCapacity -- set the instance count to the scaling adjustment value.

    • PercentChangeInCapacity -- increase or reduce the current instance count by the scaling adjustment, read as a percentage. Positive values scale up while negative values scale down; for example, a value of \"-10\" scales the fleet down by 10%.

  • :threshold (required, Float)

    Metric value used to trigger a scaling event.

  • :comparison_operator (required, String)

    Comparison operator to use when measuring the metric against the threshold value.

  • :evaluation_periods (required, Integer)

    Length of time (in minutes) the metric must be at or beyond the threshold before a scaling event is triggered.

  • :metric_name (required, String)

    Name of the Amazon GameLift-defined metric that is used to trigger an adjustment.

    • ActivatingGameSessions -- number of game sessions in the process of being created (game session status = ACTIVATING).

    • ActiveGameSessions -- number of game sessions currently running (game session status = ACTIVE).

    • CurrentPlayerSessions -- number of active or reserved player sessions (player session status = ACTIVE or RESERVED).

    • AvailablePlayerSessions -- number of player session slots currently available in active game sessions across the fleet, calculated by subtracting a game session\'s current player session count from its maximum player session count. This number includes game sessions that are not currently accepting players (game session PlayerSessionCreationPolicy = DENY_ALL).

    • ActiveInstances -- number of instances currently running a game session.

    • IdleInstances -- number of instances not currently running a game session.

Returns:

See Also:

#request_upload_credentials(options = {}) ⇒ Types::RequestUploadCredentialsOutput

This API call is not currently in use. Retrieves a fresh set of upload credentials and the assigned Amazon S3 storage location for a specific build. Valid credentials are required to upload your game build files to Amazon S3.

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.request_upload_credentials({
  build_id: "BuildId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.upload_credentials.access_key_id #=> String
resp.upload_credentials.secret_access_key #=> String
resp.upload_credentials.session_token #=> String
resp.storage_location.bucket #=> String
resp.storage_location.key #=> String
resp.storage_location.role_arn #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :build_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a build to get credentials for.

Returns:

See Also:

#resolve_alias(options = {}) ⇒ Types::ResolveAliasOutput

Retrieves the fleet ID that a specified alias is currently pointing to.

Alias-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.resolve_alias({
  alias_id: "AliasId", # required
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_id #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :alias_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the alias you want to resolve.

Returns:

See Also:

#search_game_sessions(options = {}) ⇒ Types::SearchGameSessionsOutput

Retrieves a set of game sessions that match a set of search criteria and sorts them in a specified order. A game session search is limited to a single fleet. Search results include only game sessions that are in ACTIVE status. If you need to retrieve game sessions with a status other than active, use DescribeGameSessions. If you need to retrieve the protection policy for each game session, use DescribeGameSessionDetails.

You can search or sort by the following game session attributes:

  • gameSessionId -- Unique identifier for the game session. You can use either a GameSessionId or GameSessionArn value.

  • gameSessionName -- Name assigned to a game session. This value is set when requesting a new game session with CreateGameSession or updating with UpdateGameSession. Game session names do not need to be unique to a game session.

  • creationTimeMillis -- Value indicating when a game session was created. It is expressed in Unix time as milliseconds.

  • playerSessionCount -- Number of players currently connected to a game session. This value changes rapidly as players join the session or drop out.

  • maximumSessions -- Maximum number of player sessions allowed for a game session. This value is set when requesting a new game session with CreateGameSession or updating with UpdateGameSession.

  • hasAvailablePlayerSessions -- Boolean value indicating whether a game session has reached its maximum number of players. When searching with this attribute, the search value must be true or false. It is highly recommended that all search requests include this filter attribute to optimize search performance and return only sessions that players can join.

To search or sort, specify either a fleet ID or an alias ID, and provide a search filter expression, a sort expression, or both. Use the pagination parameters to retrieve results as a set of sequential pages. If successful, a collection of GameSession objects matching the request is returned.

Returned values for playerSessionCount and hasAvailablePlayerSessions change quickly as players join sessions and others drop out. Results should be considered a snapshot in time. Be sure to refresh search results often, and handle sessions that fill up before a player can join.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.search_game_sessions({
  fleet_id: "FleetId",
  alias_id: "AliasId",
  filter_expression: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  sort_expression: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  limit: 1,
  next_token: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.game_sessions #=> Array
resp.game_sessions[0].game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].name #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].fleet_id #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].creation_time #=> Time
resp.game_sessions[0].termination_time #=> Time
resp.game_sessions[0].current_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_sessions[0].maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_sessions[0].status #=> String, one of "ACTIVE", "ACTIVATING", "TERMINATED", "TERMINATING", "ERROR"
resp.game_sessions[0].game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_sessions[0].game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].ip_address #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].port #=> Integer
resp.game_sessions[0].player_session_creation_policy #=> String, one of "ACCEPT_ALL", "DENY_ALL"
resp.game_sessions[0].creator_id #=> String
resp.game_sessions[0].game_session_data #=> String
resp.next_token #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to search for active game sessions. Each request must reference either a fleet ID or alias ID, but not both.

  • :alias_id (String)

    Unique identifier for an alias associated with the fleet to search for active game sessions. Each request must reference either a fleet ID or alias ID, but not both.

  • :filter_expression (String)

    String containing the search criteria for the session search. If no filter expression is included, the request returns results for all game sessions in the fleet that are in ACTIVE status.

    A filter expression can contain one or multiple conditions. Each condition consists of the following:

    • Operand -- Name of a game session attribute. Valid values are gameSessionName, gameSessionId, creationTimeMillis, playerSessionCount, maximumSessions, hasAvailablePlayerSessions.

    • Comparator -- Valid comparators are: =, <>, <, >, <=, >=.

    • Value -- Value to be searched for. Values can be numbers, boolean values (true/false) or strings. String values are case sensitive, enclosed in single quotes. Special characters must be escaped. Boolean and string values can only be used with the comparators = and <>. For example, the following filter expression searches on gameSessionName: \"FilterExpression": "gameSessionName = 'Matt\\'s Awesome Game 1'".

    To chain multiple conditions in a single expression, use the logical keywords AND, OR, and NOT and parentheses as needed. For example: x AND y AND NOT z, NOT (x OR y).

    Session search evaluates conditions from left to right using the following precedence rules:

    1. =, <>, <, >, <=, >=

    2. Parentheses

    3. NOT

    4. AND

    5. OR

    For example, this filter expression retrieves game sessions hosting at least ten players that have an open player slot: "maximumSessions>=10 AND hasAvailablePlayerSessions=true".

  • :sort_expression (String)

    Instructions on how to sort the search results. If no sort expression is included, the request returns results in random order. A sort expression consists of the following elements:

    • Operand -- Name of a game session attribute. Valid values are gameSessionName, gameSessionId, creationTimeMillis, playerSessionCount, maximumSessions, hasAvailablePlayerSessions.

    • Order -- Valid sort orders are ASC (ascending) and DESC (descending).

    For example, this sort expression returns the oldest active sessions first: "SortExpression": "creationTimeMillis ASC". Results with a null value for the sort operand are returned at the end of the list.

  • :limit (Integer)

    Maximum number of results to return. Use this parameter with NextToken to get results as a set of sequential pages. The maximum number of results returned is 20, even if this value is not set or is set higher than 20.

  • :next_token (String)

    Token that indicates the start of the next sequential page of results. Use the token that is returned with a previous call to this action. To start at the beginning of the result set, do not specify a value.

Returns:

See Also:

#start_game_session_placement(options = {}) ⇒ Types::StartGameSessionPlacementOutput

Places a request for a new game session in a queue (see CreateGameSessionQueue). When processing a placement request, Amazon GameLift searches for available resources on the queue's destinations, scanning each until it finds resources or the placement request times out.

A game session placement request can also request player sessions. When a new game session is successfully created, Amazon GameLift creates a player session for each player included in the request.

When placing a game session, by default Amazon GameLift tries each fleet in the order they are listed in the queue configuration. Ideally, a queue's destinations are listed in preference order.

Alternatively, when requesting a game session with players, you can also provide latency data for each player in relevant regions. Latency data indicates the performance lag a player experiences when connected to a fleet in the region. Amazon GameLift uses latency data to reorder the list of destinations to place the game session in a region with minimal lag. If latency data is provided for multiple players, Amazon GameLift calculates each region's average lag for all players and reorders to get the best game play across all players.

To place a new game session request, specify the following:

  • The queue name and a set of game session properties and settings

  • A unique ID (such as a UUID) for the placement. You use this ID to track the status of the placement request

  • (Optional) A set of IDs and player data for each player you want to join to the new game session

  • Latency data for all players (if you want to optimize game play for the players)

If successful, a new game session placement is created.

To track the status of a placement request, call DescribeGameSessionPlacement and check the request's status. If the status is FULFILLED, a new game session has been created and a game session ARN and region are referenced. If the placement request times out, you can resubmit the request or retry it with a different queue.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.start_game_session_placement({
  placement_id: "IdStringModel", # required
  game_session_queue_name: "GameSessionQueueName", # required
  game_properties: [
    {
      key: "GamePropertyKey", # required
      value: "GamePropertyValue", # required
    },
  ],
  maximum_player_session_count: 1, # required
  game_session_name: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  player_latencies: [
    {
      player_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
      region_identifier: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
      latency_in_milliseconds: 1.0,
    },
  ],
  desired_player_sessions: [
    {
      player_id: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
      player_data: "PlayerData",
    },
  ],
  game_session_data: "GameSessionData",
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_placement.placement_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_queue_name #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.status #=> String, one of "PENDING", "FULFILLED", "CANCELLED", "TIMED_OUT"
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_name #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_arn #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_region #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].player_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].region_identifier #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].latency_in_milliseconds #=> Float
resp.game_session_placement.start_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_placement.end_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_placement.ip_address #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.port #=> Integer
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :placement_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier to assign to the new game session placement. This value is developer-defined. The value must be unique across all regions and cannot be reused unless you are resubmitting a canceled or timed-out placement request.

  • :game_session_queue_name (required, String)

    Name of the queue to use to place the new game session.

  • :game_properties (Array<Types::GameProperty>)

    Set of developer-defined properties for a game session, formatted as a set of type:value pairs. These properties are included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session).

  • :maximum_player_session_count (required, Integer)

    Maximum number of players that can be connected simultaneously to the game session.

  • :game_session_name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a game session. Session names do not need to be unique.

  • :player_latencies (Array<Types::PlayerLatency>)

    Set of values, expressed in milliseconds, indicating the amount of latency that a player experiences when connected to AWS regions. This information is used to try to place the new game session where it can offer the best possible gameplay experience for the players.

  • :desired_player_sessions (Array<Types::DesiredPlayerSession>)

    Set of information on each player to create a player session for.

  • :game_session_data (String)

    Set of developer-defined game session properties, formatted as a single string value. This data is included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session).

Returns:

See Also:

#start_matchmaking(options = {}) ⇒ Types::StartMatchmakingOutput

Uses FlexMatch to create a game match for a group of players based on custom matchmaking rules, and starts a new game for the matched players. Each matchmaking request specifies the type of match to build (team configuration, rules for an acceptable match, etc.). The request also specifies the players to find a match for and where to host the new game session for optimal performance. A matchmaking request might start with a single player or a group of players who want to play together. FlexMatch finds additional players as needed to fill the match. Match type, rules, and the queue used to place a new game session are defined in a MatchmakingConfiguration. For complete information on setting up and using FlexMatch, see the topic Adding FlexMatch to Your Game.

To start matchmaking, provide a unique ticket ID, specify a matchmaking configuration, and include the players to be matched. You must also include a set of player attributes relevant for the matchmaking configuration. If successful, a matchmaking ticket is returned with status set to QUEUED. Track the status of the ticket to respond as needed and acquire game session connection information for successfully completed matches.

Tracking ticket status -- A couple of options are available for tracking the status of matchmaking requests:

  • Polling -- Call DescribeMatchmaking. This operation returns the full ticket object, including current status and (for completed tickets) game session connection info. We recommend polling no more than once every 10 seconds.

  • Notifications -- Get event notifications for changes in ticket status using Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS). Notifications are easy to set up (see CreateMatchmakingConfiguration) and typically deliver match status changes faster and more efficiently than polling. We recommend that you use polling to back up to notifications (since delivery is not guaranteed) and call DescribeMatchmaking only when notifications are not received within 30 seconds.

Processing a matchmaking request -- FlexMatch handles a matchmaking request as follows:

  1. Your client code submits a StartMatchmaking request for one or more players and tracks the status of the request ticket.

  2. FlexMatch uses this ticket and others in process to build an acceptable match. When a potential match is identified, all tickets in the proposed match are advanced to the next status.

  3. If the match requires player acceptance (set in the matchmaking configuration), the tickets move into status REQUIRES_ACCEPTANCE. This status triggers your client code to solicit acceptance from all players in every ticket involved in the match, and then call AcceptMatch for each player. If any player rejects or fails to accept the match before a specified timeout, the proposed match is dropped (see AcceptMatch for more details).

  4. Once a match is proposed and accepted, the matchmaking tickets move into status PLACING. FlexMatch locates resources for a new game session using the game session queue (set in the matchmaking configuration) and creates the game session based on the match data.

  5. When the match is successfully placed, the matchmaking tickets move into COMPLETED status. Connection information (including game session endpoint and player session) is added to the matchmaking tickets. Matched players can use the connection information to join the game.

Matchmaking-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.start_matchmaking({
  ticket_id: "MatchmakingIdStringModel",
  configuration_name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
  players: [ # required
    {
      player_id: "PlayerIdStringModel",
      player_attributes: {
        "NonZeroAndMaxString" => "value", # value <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
      },
      team: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
      latency_in_ms: {
        "NonEmptyString" => 1,
      },
    },
  ],
})

Response structure


resp.matchmaking_ticket.ticket_id #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.configuration_name #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.status #=> String, one of "CANCELLED", "COMPLETED", "FAILED", "PLACING", "QUEUED", "REQUIRES_ACCEPTANCE", "SEARCHING", "TIMED_OUT"
resp.matchmaking_ticket.status_reason #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.status_message #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.start_time #=> Time
resp.matchmaking_ticket.end_time #=> Time
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players #=> Array
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players[0].player_id #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players[0].player_attributes #=> Hash
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players[0].player_attributes["NonZeroAndMaxString"] #=> <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players[0].team #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players[0].latency_in_ms #=> Hash
resp.matchmaking_ticket.players[0].latency_in_ms["NonEmptyString"] #=> Integer
resp.matchmaking_ticket.game_session_connection_info.game_session_arn #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.game_session_connection_info.ip_address #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.game_session_connection_info.port #=> Integer
resp.matchmaking_ticket.game_session_connection_info.matched_player_sessions #=> Array
resp.matchmaking_ticket.game_session_connection_info.matched_player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.game_session_connection_info.matched_player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.matchmaking_ticket.estimated_wait_time #=> Integer

Options Hash (options):

  • :ticket_id (String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking ticket. Use this identifier to track the matchmaking ticket status and retrieve match results.

  • :configuration_name (required, String)

    Name of the matchmaking configuration to use for this request. Matchmaking configurations must exist in the same region as this request.

  • :players (required, Array<Types::Player>)

    Information on each player to be matched. This information must include a player ID, and may contain player attributes and latency data to be used in the matchmaking process. After a successful match, Player objects contain the name of the team the player is assigned to.

Returns:

See Also:

#stop_game_session_placement(options = {}) ⇒ Types::StopGameSessionPlacementOutput

Cancels a game session placement that is in PENDING status. To stop a placement, provide the placement ID values. If successful, the placement is moved to CANCELLED status.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.stop_game_session_placement({
  placement_id: "IdStringModel", # required
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_placement.placement_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_queue_name #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.status #=> String, one of "PENDING", "FULFILLED", "CANCELLED", "TIMED_OUT"
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_name #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_arn #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_region #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].player_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].region_identifier #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.player_latencies[0].latency_in_milliseconds #=> Float
resp.game_session_placement.start_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_placement.end_time #=> Time
resp.game_session_placement.ip_address #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.port #=> Integer
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions #=> Array
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions[0].player_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.placed_player_sessions[0].player_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session_placement.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :placement_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a game session placement to cancel.

Returns:

See Also:

#stop_matchmaking(options = {}) ⇒ Struct

Cancels a matchmaking ticket that is currently being processed. To stop the matchmaking operation, specify the ticket ID. If successful, work on the ticket is stopped, and the ticket status is changed to CANCELLED.

Matchmaking-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.stop_matchmaking({
  ticket_id: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
})

Options Hash (options):

  • :ticket_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking ticket.

Returns:

  • (Struct)

    Returns an empty response.

See Also:

#update_alias(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateAliasOutput

Updates properties for an alias. To update properties, specify the alias ID to be updated and provide the information to be changed. To reassign an alias to another fleet, provide an updated routing strategy. If successful, the updated alias record is returned.

Alias-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_alias({
  alias_id: "AliasId", # required
  name: "NonBlankAndLengthConstraintString",
  description: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  routing_strategy: {
    type: "SIMPLE", # accepts SIMPLE, TERMINAL
    fleet_id: "FleetId",
    message: "FreeText",
  },
})

Response structure


resp.alias.alias_id #=> String
resp.alias.name #=> String
resp.alias.alias_arn #=> String
resp.alias.description #=> String
resp.alias.routing_strategy.type #=> String, one of "SIMPLE", "TERMINAL"
resp.alias.routing_strategy.fleet_id #=> String
resp.alias.routing_strategy.message #=> String
resp.alias.creation_time #=> Time
resp.alias.last_updated_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :alias_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet alias. Specify the alias you want to update.

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with an alias. Alias names do not need to be unique.

  • :description (String)

    Human-readable description of an alias.

  • :routing_strategy (Types::RoutingStrategy)

    Object that specifies the fleet and routing type to use for the alias.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_build(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateBuildOutput

Updates metadata in a build record, including the build name and version. To update the metadata, specify the build ID to update and provide the new values. If successful, a build object containing the updated metadata is returned.

Build-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_build({
  build_id: "BuildId", # required
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  version: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
})

Response structure


resp.build.build_id #=> String
resp.build.name #=> String
resp.build.version #=> String
resp.build.status #=> String, one of "INITIALIZED", "READY", "FAILED"
resp.build.size_on_disk #=> Integer
resp.build.operating_system #=> String, one of "WINDOWS_2012", "AMAZON_LINUX"
resp.build.creation_time #=> Time

Options Hash (options):

  • :build_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a build to update.

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a build. Build names do not need to be unique.

  • :version (String)

    Version that is associated with this build. Version strings do not need to be unique.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_fleet_attributes(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateFleetAttributesOutput

Updates fleet properties, including name and description, for a fleet. To update metadata, specify the fleet ID and the property values that you want to change. If successful, the fleet ID for the updated fleet is returned.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_fleet_attributes({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  description: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  new_game_session_protection_policy: "NoProtection", # accepts NoProtection, FullProtection
  resource_creation_limit_policy: {
    new_game_sessions_per_creator: 1,
    policy_period_in_minutes: 1,
  },
  metric_groups: ["MetricGroup"],
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_id #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to update attribute metadata for.

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a fleet. Fleet names do not need to be unique.

  • :description (String)

    Human-readable description of a fleet.

  • :new_game_session_protection_policy (String)

    Game session protection policy to apply to all new instances created in this fleet. Instances that already exist are not affected. You can set protection for individual instances using UpdateGameSession.

    • NoProtection -- The game session can be terminated during a scale-down event.

    • FullProtection -- If the game session is in an ACTIVE status, it cannot be terminated during a scale-down event.

  • :resource_creation_limit_policy (Types::ResourceCreationLimitPolicy)

    Policy that limits the number of game sessions an individual player can create over a span of time.

  • :metric_groups (Array<String>)

    Names of metric groups to include this fleet in. Amazon CloudWatch uses a fleet metric group is to aggregate metrics from multiple fleets. Use an existing metric group name to add this fleet to the group. Or use a new name to create a new metric group. A fleet can only be included in one metric group at a time.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_fleet_capacity(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateFleetCapacityOutput

Updates capacity settings for a fleet. Use this action to specify the number of EC2 instances (hosts) that you want this fleet to contain. Before calling this action, you may want to call DescribeEC2InstanceLimits to get the maximum capacity based on the fleet's EC2 instance type.

If you're using autoscaling (see PutScalingPolicy), you may want to specify a minimum and/or maximum capacity. If you don't provide these, autoscaling can set capacity anywhere between zero and the service limits.

To update fleet capacity, specify the fleet ID and the number of instances you want the fleet to host. If successful, Amazon GameLift starts or terminates instances so that the fleet's active instance count matches the desired instance count. You can view a fleet's current capacity information by calling DescribeFleetCapacity. If the desired instance count is higher than the instance type's limit, the "Limit Exceeded" exception occurs.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_fleet_capacity({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  desired_instances: 1,
  min_size: 1,
  max_size: 1,
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_id #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to update capacity for.

  • :desired_instances (Integer)

    Number of EC2 instances you want this fleet to host.

  • :min_size (Integer)

    Minimum value allowed for the fleet\'s instance count. Default if not set is 0.

  • :max_size (Integer)

    Maximum value allowed for the fleet\'s instance count. Default if not set is 1.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_fleet_port_settings(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateFleetPortSettingsOutput

Updates port settings for a fleet. To update settings, specify the fleet ID to be updated and list the permissions you want to update. List the permissions you want to add in InboundPermissionAuthorizations, and permissions you want to remove in InboundPermissionRevocations. Permissions to be removed must match existing fleet permissions. If successful, the fleet ID for the updated fleet is returned.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_fleet_port_settings({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  inbound_permission_authorizations: [
    {
      from_port: 1, # required
      to_port: 1, # required
      ip_range: "NonBlankString", # required
      protocol: "TCP", # required, accepts TCP, UDP
    },
  ],
  inbound_permission_revocations: [
    {
      from_port: 1, # required
      to_port: 1, # required
      ip_range: "NonBlankString", # required
      protocol: "TCP", # required, accepts TCP, UDP
    },
  ],
})

Response structure


resp.fleet_id #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to update port settings for.

  • :inbound_permission_authorizations (Array<Types::IpPermission>)

    Collection of port settings to be added to the fleet record.

  • :inbound_permission_revocations (Array<Types::IpPermission>)

    Collection of port settings to be removed from the fleet record.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_game_session(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateGameSessionOutput

Updates game session properties. This includes the session name, maximum player count, protection policy, which controls whether or not an active game session can be terminated during a scale-down event, and the player session creation policy, which controls whether or not new players can join the session. To update a game session, specify the game session ID and the values you want to change. If successful, an updated GameSession object is returned.

Game-session-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_game_session({
  game_session_id: "ArnStringModel", # required
  maximum_player_session_count: 1,
  name: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  player_session_creation_policy: "ACCEPT_ALL", # accepts ACCEPT_ALL, DENY_ALL
  protection_policy: "NoProtection", # accepts NoProtection, FullProtection
})

Response structure


resp.game_session.game_session_id #=> String
resp.game_session.name #=> String
resp.game_session.fleet_id #=> String
resp.game_session.creation_time #=> Time
resp.game_session.termination_time #=> Time
resp.game_session.current_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session.maximum_player_session_count #=> Integer
resp.game_session.status #=> String, one of "ACTIVE", "ACTIVATING", "TERMINATED", "TERMINATING", "ERROR"
resp.game_session.game_properties #=> Array
resp.game_session.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.game_session.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.game_session.ip_address #=> String
resp.game_session.port #=> Integer
resp.game_session.player_session_creation_policy #=> String, one of "ACCEPT_ALL", "DENY_ALL"
resp.game_session.creator_id #=> String
resp.game_session.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :game_session_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for the game session to update.

  • :maximum_player_session_count (Integer)

    Maximum number of players that can be connected simultaneously to the game session.

  • :name (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with a game session. Session names do not need to be unique.

  • :player_session_creation_policy (String)

    Policy determining whether or not the game session accepts new players.

  • :protection_policy (String)

    Game session protection policy to apply to this game session only.

    • NoProtection -- The game session can be terminated during a scale-down event.

    • FullProtection -- If the game session is in an ACTIVE status, it cannot be terminated during a scale-down event.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_game_session_queue(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateGameSessionQueueOutput

Updates settings for a game session queue, which determines how new game session requests in the queue are processed. To update settings, specify the queue name to be updated and provide the new settings. When updating destinations, provide a complete list of destinations.

Queue-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_game_session_queue({
  name: "GameSessionQueueName", # required
  timeout_in_seconds: 1,
  player_latency_policies: [
    {
      maximum_individual_player_latency_milliseconds: 1,
      policy_duration_seconds: 1,
    },
  ],
  destinations: [
    {
      destination_arn: "ArnStringModel",
    },
  ],
})

Response structure


resp.game_session_queue.name #=> String
resp.game_session_queue.game_session_queue_arn #=> String
resp.game_session_queue.timeout_in_seconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queue.player_latency_policies #=> Array
resp.game_session_queue.player_latency_policies[0].maximum_individual_player_latency_milliseconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queue.player_latency_policies[0].policy_duration_seconds #=> Integer
resp.game_session_queue.destinations #=> Array
resp.game_session_queue.destinations[0].destination_arn #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with game session queue. Queue names must be unique within each region.

  • :timeout_in_seconds (Integer)

    Maximum time, in seconds, that a new game session placement request remains in the queue. When a request exceeds this time, the game session placement changes to a TIMED_OUT status.

  • :player_latency_policies (Array<Types::PlayerLatencyPolicy>)

    Collection of latency policies to apply when processing game sessions placement requests with player latency information. Multiple policies are evaluated in order of the maximum latency value, starting with the lowest latency values. With just one policy, it is enforced at the start of the game session placement for the duration period. With multiple policies, each policy is enforced consecutively for its duration period. For example, a queue might enforce a 60-second policy followed by a 120-second policy, and then no policy for the remainder of the placement. When updating policies, provide a complete collection of policies.

  • :destinations (Array<Types::GameSessionQueueDestination>)

    List of fleets that can be used to fulfill game session placement requests in the queue. Fleets are identified by either a fleet ARN or a fleet alias ARN. Destinations are listed in default preference order. When updating this list, provide a complete list of destinations.

Returns:

See Also:

#update_matchmaking_configuration(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateMatchmakingConfigurationOutput

Updates settings for a FlexMatch matchmaking configuration. To update settings, specify the configuration name to be updated and provide the new settings.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_matchmaking_configuration({
  name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel", # required
  description: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
  game_session_queue_arns: ["ArnStringModel"],
  request_timeout_seconds: 1,
  acceptance_timeout_seconds: 1,
  acceptance_required: false,
  rule_set_name: "MatchmakingIdStringModel",
  notification_target: "SnsArnStringModel",
  additional_player_count: 1,
  custom_event_data: "CustomEventData",
  game_properties: [
    {
      key: "GamePropertyKey", # required
      value: "GamePropertyValue", # required
    },
  ],
  game_session_data: "GameSessionData",
})

Response structure


resp.configuration.name #=> String
resp.configuration.description #=> String
resp.configuration.game_session_queue_arns #=> Array
resp.configuration.game_session_queue_arns[0] #=> String
resp.configuration.request_timeout_seconds #=> Integer
resp.configuration.acceptance_timeout_seconds #=> Integer
resp.configuration.acceptance_required #=> true/false
resp.configuration.rule_set_name #=> String
resp.configuration.notification_target #=> String
resp.configuration.additional_player_count #=> Integer
resp.configuration.custom_event_data #=> String
resp.configuration.creation_time #=> Time
resp.configuration.game_properties #=> Array
resp.configuration.game_properties[0].key #=> String
resp.configuration.game_properties[0].value #=> String
resp.configuration.game_session_data #=> String

Options Hash (options):

  • :name (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking configuration to update.

  • :description (String)

    Descriptive label that is associated with matchmaking configuration.

  • :game_session_queue_arns (Array<String>)

    Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that is assigned to a game session queue and uniquely identifies it. Format is arn:aws:gamelift:<region>::fleet/fleet-a1234567-b8c9-0d1e-2fa3-b45c6d7e8912. These queues are used when placing game sessions for matches that are created with this matchmaking configuration. Queues can be located in any region.

  • :request_timeout_seconds (Integer)

    Maximum duration, in seconds, that a matchmaking ticket can remain in process before timing out. Requests that time out can be resubmitted as needed.

  • :acceptance_timeout_seconds (Integer)

    Length of time (in seconds) to wait for players to accept a proposed match. If any player rejects the match or fails to accept before the timeout, the ticket continues to look for an acceptable match.

  • :acceptance_required (Boolean)

    Flag that determines whether or not a match that was created with this configuration must be accepted by the matched players. To require acceptance, set to TRUE.

  • :rule_set_name (String)

    Unique identifier for a matchmaking rule set to use with this configuration. A matchmaking configuration can only use rule sets that are defined in the same region.

  • :notification_target (String)

    SNS topic ARN that is set up to receive matchmaking notifications. See Setting up Notifications for Matchmaking for more information.

  • :additional_player_count (Integer)

    Number of player slots in a match to keep open for future players. For example, if the configuration\'s rule set specifies a match for a single 12-person team, and the additional player count is set to 2, only 10 players are selected for the match.

  • :custom_event_data (String)

    Information to attached to all events related to the matchmaking configuration.

  • :game_properties (Array<Types::GameProperty>)

    Set of developer-defined properties for a game session, formatted as a set of type:value pairs. These properties are included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session). This information is added to the new GameSession object that is created for a successful match.

  • :game_session_data (String)

    Set of developer-defined game session properties, formatted as a single string value. This data is included in the GameSession object, which is passed to the game server with a request to start a new game session (see Start a Game Session). This information is added to the new GameSession object that is created for a successful match.

Returns:

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#update_runtime_configuration(options = {}) ⇒ Types::UpdateRuntimeConfigurationOutput

Updates the current run-time configuration for the specified fleet, which tells Amazon GameLift how to launch server processes on instances in the fleet. You can update a fleet's run-time configuration at any time after the fleet is created; it does not need to be in an ACTIVE status.

To update run-time configuration, specify the fleet ID and provide a RuntimeConfiguration object with the updated collection of server process configurations.

Each instance in a Amazon GameLift fleet checks regularly for an updated run-time configuration and changes how it launches server processes to comply with the latest version. Existing server processes are not affected by the update; they continue to run until they end, while Amazon GameLift simply adds new server processes to fit the current run-time configuration. As a result, the run-time configuration changes are applied gradually as existing processes shut down and new processes are launched in Amazon GameLift's normal process recycling activity.

Fleet-related operations include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.update_runtime_configuration({
  fleet_id: "FleetId", # required
  runtime_configuration: { # required
    server_processes: [
      {
        launch_path: "NonZeroAndMaxString", # required
        parameters: "NonZeroAndMaxString",
        concurrent_executions: 1, # required
      },
    ],
    max_concurrent_game_session_activations: 1,
    game_session_activation_timeout_seconds: 1,
  },
})

Response structure


resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes #=> Array
resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes[0].launch_path #=> String
resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes[0].parameters #=> String
resp.runtime_configuration.server_processes[0].concurrent_executions #=> Integer
resp.runtime_configuration.max_concurrent_game_session_activations #=> Integer
resp.runtime_configuration.game_session_activation_timeout_seconds #=> Integer

Options Hash (options):

  • :fleet_id (required, String)

    Unique identifier for a fleet to update run-time configuration for.

  • :runtime_configuration (required, Types::RuntimeConfiguration)

    Instructions for launching server processes on each instance in the fleet. The run-time configuration for a fleet has a collection of server process configurations, one for each type of server process to run on an instance. A server process configuration specifies the location of the server executable, launch parameters, and the number of concurrent processes with that configuration to maintain on each instance.

Returns:

See Also:

#validate_matchmaking_rule_set(options = {}) ⇒ Types::ValidateMatchmakingRuleSetOutput

Validates the syntax of a matchmaking rule or rule set. This operation checks that the rule set uses syntactically correct JSON and that it conforms to allowed property expressions. To validate syntax, provide a rule set string.

Operations related to match configurations and rule sets include:

Examples:

Request syntax with placeholder values


resp = client.validate_matchmaking_rule_set({
  rule_set_body: "RuleSetBody", # required
})

Response structure


resp.valid #=> true/false

Options Hash (options):

  • :rule_set_body (required, String)

    Collection of matchmaking rules to validate, formatted as a JSON string.

Returns:

See Also:

#wait_until(waiter_name, params = {}) {|waiter| ... } ⇒ Boolean

Waiters polls an API operation until a resource enters a desired state.

Basic Usage

Waiters will poll until they are succesful, they fail by entering a terminal state, or until a maximum number of attempts are made.

# polls in a loop, sleeping between attempts client.waiter_until(waiter_name, params)

Configuration

You can configure the maximum number of polling attempts, and the delay (in seconds) between each polling attempt. You configure waiters by passing a block to #wait_until:

# poll for ~25 seconds
client.wait_until(...) do |w|
  w.max_attempts = 5
  w.delay = 5
end

Callbacks

You can be notified before each polling attempt and before each delay. If you throw :success or :failure from these callbacks, it will terminate the waiter.

started_at = Time.now
client.wait_until(...) do |w|

  # disable max attempts
  w.max_attempts = nil

  # poll for 1 hour, instead of a number of attempts
  w.before_wait do |attempts, response|
    throw :failure if Time.now - started_at > 3600
  end

end

Handling Errors

When a waiter is successful, it returns true. When a waiter fails, it raises an error. All errors raised extend from Waiters::Errors::WaiterFailed.

begin
  client.wait_until(...)
rescue Aws::Waiters::Errors::WaiterFailed
  # resource did not enter the desired state in time
end

Parameters:

  • waiter_name (Symbol)

    The name of the waiter. See #waiter_names for a full list of supported waiters.

  • params (Hash) (defaults to: {})

    Additional request parameters. See the #waiter_names for a list of supported waiters and what request they call. The called request determines the list of accepted parameters.

Yield Parameters:

Returns:

  • (Boolean)

    Returns true if the waiter was successful.

Raises:

  • (Errors::FailureStateError)

    Raised when the waiter terminates because the waiter has entered a state that it will not transition out of, preventing success.

  • (Errors::TooManyAttemptsError)

    Raised when the configured maximum number of attempts have been made, and the waiter is not yet successful.

  • (Errors::UnexpectedError)

    Raised when an error is encounted while polling for a resource that is not expected.

  • (Errors::NoSuchWaiterError)

    Raised when you request to wait for an unknown state.

#waiter_namesArray<Symbol>

Returns the list of supported waiters. The following table lists the supported waiters and the client method they call:

Waiter NameClient MethodDefault Delay:Default Max Attempts:

Returns:

  • (Array<Symbol>)

    the list of supported waiters.