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

DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackups

Displays backups for both current and deleted instances. For example, use this operation to find details about automated backups for previously deleted instances. Current instances with retention periods greater than zero (0) are returned for both the DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackups and DescribeDBInstances operations.

All parameters are optional.

Request Parameters

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

DBInstanceIdentifier

(Optional) The user-supplied instance identifier. If this parameter is specified, it must match the identifier of an existing DB instance. It returns information from the specific DB instance' automated backup. This parameter isn't case-sensitive.

Type: String

Required: No

DbiResourceId

The resource ID of the DB instance that is the source of the automated backup. This parameter isn't case-sensitive.

Type: String

Required: No

Filters.Filter.N

A filter that specifies which resources to return based on status.

Supported filters are the following:

  • status

    • active - automated backups for current instances

    • retained - automated backups for deleted instances

    • creating - automated backups that are waiting for the first automated snapshot to be available

  • db-instance-id - Accepts DB instance identifiers and Amazon Resource Names (ARNs) for DB instances. The results list includes only information about the DB instance automated backupss identified by these ARNs.

  • dbi-resource-id - Accepts DB instance resource identifiers and DB Amazon Resource Names (ARNs) for DB instances. The results list includes only information about the DB instance resources identified by these ARNs.

Returns all resources by default. The status for each resource is specified in the response.

Type: Array of Filter objects

Required: No

Marker

The pagination token provided in the previous request. If this parameter is specified the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to MaxRecords.

Type: String

Required: No

MaxRecords

The maximum number of records to include in the response. If more records exist than the specified MaxRecords value, a pagination token called a marker is included in the response so that the remaining results can be retrieved.

Type: Integer

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.

DBInstanceAutomatedBackups.DBInstanceAutomatedBackup.N

A list of DBInstanceAutomatedBackup instances.

Type: Array of DBInstanceAutomatedBackup objects

Marker

An optional pagination token provided by a previous request. If this parameter is specified, the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to the value specified by MaxRecords .

Type: String

Errors

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

DBInstanceAutomatedBackupNotFound

No automated backup for this DB instance was found.

HTTP Status Code: 404

Example

Sample Request

https://rds.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/ ?Action=DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackups &MaxRecords=100 &SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256 &SignatureVersion=4 &Version=2014-10-31 &X-Amz-Algorithm=AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 &X-Amz-Credential=AKIADQKE4SARGYLE/20140420/us-east-1/rds/aws4_request &X-Amz-Date=20180912T200207Z &X-Amz-SignedHeaders=content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-content-sha256;x-amz-date &X-Amz-Signature=caa44629fa60576c2c282d9b74d47647f9e9f229f6d0e52db1d3be0d095743b0

Sample Response

<DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackupsResponse xmlns="http://rds.amazonaws.com/doc/2014-10-31/"> <DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackupsResult> <DBInstanceAutomatedBackups> <DBInstanceAutomatedBackup>DeleteDBInstanceAutomatedBackupResultDeleteDBInstanceAutomatedBackupResult <EngineVersion>11.2.0.4.v13</EngineVersion> <MasterUsername>admin</MasterUsername> <AllocatedStorage>50</AllocatedStorage> <InstanceCreateTime>2018-08-17T21:58:30Z</InstanceCreateTime> <DbiResourceId>db-IXRXA2XS7KFFA6JWYYWFZEBJDE</DbiResourceId> <DBInstanceArn>arn:aws:rds:us-east-1:1234567890:db:myoracle1</DBInstanceArn> <DBInstanceIdentifier>myoracle1</DBInstanceIdentifier> <RestoreWindow/> <Encrypted>false</Encrypted> <Engine>oracle-ee</Engine> <Port>1521</Port> <LicenseModel>bring-your-own-license</LicenseModel> <IAMDatabaseAuthenticationEnabled>false</IAMDatabaseAuthenticationEnabled> <StorageType>magnetic</StorageType> <OptionGroupName>default:oracle-ee-11-2</OptionGroupName> <Region>us-east-1</Region> <Status>creating</Status> </DBInstanceAutomatedBackup> <DBInstanceAutomatedBackup> <EngineVersion>11.2.0.4.v12</EngineVersion> <MasterUsername>admin</MasterUsername> <AllocatedStorage>50</AllocatedStorage> <InstanceCreateTime>2018-08-21T00:32:55Z</InstanceCreateTime> <AvailabilityZone>us-east-1d</AvailabilityZone> <DbiResourceId>db-YVS5NRBNHPGJZ3IT3WADXYSWYU</DbiResourceId> <DBInstanceArn>arn:aws:rds:us-east-1:1234567890:db:myoracle2</DBInstanceArn> <DBInstanceIdentifier>myoracle1</DBInstanceIdentifier> <RestoreWindow> <EarliestTime>2018-08-21T00:33:32.648Z</EarliestTime> <LatestTime>2018-08-28T20:16:27Z</LatestTime> </RestoreWindow> <Encrypted>false</Encrypted> <Engine>oracle-ee</Engine> <Port>1521</Port> <LicenseModel>bring-your-own-license</LicenseModel> <IAMDatabaseAuthenticationEnabled>false</IAMDatabaseAuthenticationEnabled> <StorageType>magnetic</StorageType> <OptionGroupName>default:oracle-ee-11-2</OptionGroupName> <Region>us-east-1</Region> <Status>active</Status> </DBInstanceAutomatedBackup> </DBInstanceAutomatedBackups> </DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackupsResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>298f362b-e14a-4ee0-9840-4546c276014a</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DescribeDBInstanceAutomatedBackupsResponse>

See Also

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