AWS CloudFormation
User Guide (API Version 2010-05-15)

Amazon CloudFront StreamingDistribution Logging

The Logging property type to control whether access logs are written for a Amazon CloudFront streaming distribution.

Logging is a property of the CloudFront StreamingDistribution StreamingDistributionConfig property type.


To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:


{ "Bucket" : String, "Enabled" : Boolean, "Prefix" : String }


Bucket: String Enabled: Boolean Prefix: String



The Amazon S3 bucket to store the access logs in, for example,

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption


Specifies whether you want CloudFront to save access logs to an Amazon S3 bucket. If you don't want to enable logging when you create a streaming distribution or if you want to disable logging for an existing streaming distribution, specify false for Enabled, and specify empty Bucket and Prefix elements. If you specify false for Enabled but you specify values for Bucket and Prefix, the values are automatically deleted.

Required: Yes

Type: Boolean

Update requires: No interruption


An optional string that you want CloudFront to prefix to the access log filenames for this streaming distribution, for example, myprefix/. If you want to enable logging, but you don't want to specify a prefix, you still must include an empty Prefix property in the Logging property.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption

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