Amazon Relational Database Service
API Reference (API Version 2014-10-31)

AddRoleToDBInstance

Associates an AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) role with a DB instance.

Note

To add a role to a DB instance, the status of the DB instance must be available.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

DBInstanceIdentifier

The name of the DB instance to associate the IAM role with.

Type: String

Required: Yes

FeatureName

The name of the feature for the DB instance that the IAM role is to be associated with. For the list of supported feature names, see DBEngineVersion.

Type: String

Required: Yes

RoleArn

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the IAM role to associate with the DB instance, for example arn:aws:iam::123456789012:role/AccessRole.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Errors

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

DBInstanceNotFound

DBInstanceIdentifier doesn't refer to an existing DB instance.

HTTP Status Code: 404

DBInstanceRoleAlreadyExists

The specified RoleArn or FeatureName value is already associated with the DB instance.

HTTP Status Code: 400

DBInstanceRoleQuotaExceeded

You can't associate any more AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles with the DB instance because the quota has been reached.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidDBInstanceState

The DB instance isn't in a valid state.

HTTP Status Code: 400

Example

Sample Request

https://rds.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/ ?Action=AddRoleToDBInstance &DBInstanceIdentifier=sample-instance &RoleArn=arn%3Aaws%3Aiam%3A%3A123456789012%3Arole%2Fsample-role &FeatureName=s3Import

See Also

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