Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
API Reference (API Version 2016-11-15)

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Describes the specified attribute of the specified Amazon FPGA Image (AFI).

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


The AFI attribute.

Type: String

Valid Values: description | name | loadPermission | productCodes

Required: Yes


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The ID of the AFI.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


Information about the attribute.

Type: FpgaImageAttribute object


The ID of the request.

Type: String


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Client Errors.



This example describes the load permissions for the specified AFI.

Sample Request &FpgaImageId=afi-0d123e21abcc85abc &Attribute=loadPermission &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DescribeFpgaImageAttributeResponse xmlns=""> <requestId>19106033-3723-481e-8cc4-aedexample</requestId> <fpgaImageAttribute> <fpgaImageId>afi-0d123e21abcc85abc</fpgaImageId> <loadPermissions> <item> <userId>123456789012</userId> </item> </loadPermissions> </fpgaImageAttribute> </DescribeFpgaImageAttributeResponse>

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: