AWS CloudFormation
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AWS::Glue::Connection

The AWS::Glue::Connection resource specifies an AWS Glue connection to a data source. For more information, see Adding a Connection to Your Data Store and Connection Structure in the AWS Glue Developer Guide.

Syntax

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

JSON

{ "Type" : "AWS::Glue::Connection", "Properties" : { "CatalogId" : String, "ConnectionInput" : ConnectionInput } }

YAML

Type: AWS::Glue::Connection Properties: CatalogId: String ConnectionInput: ConnectionInput

Properties

CatalogId

The ID of the data catalog to create the catalog object in. Currently, this should be the AWS account ID.

Note

To specify the account ID, you can use the Ref intrinsic function with the AWS::AccountId pseudo parameter. For example: !Ref AWS::AccountId.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: Replacement

ConnectionInput

The connection that you want to create.

Required: Yes

Type: ConnectionInput

Update requires: No interruption

Return Values

Ref

When you pass the logical ID of this resource to the intrinsic Ref function, Ref returns the connection name.

For more information about using the Ref function, see Ref.