Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling
API Reference (API Version 2011-01-01)


Describes the scaling process types for use with ResumeProcesses and SuspendProcesses.

Response Elements

The following element is returned by the service.


The names of the process types.

Type: Array of ProcessType objects


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


You already have a pending update to an Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling resource (for example, an Auto Scaling group, instance, or load balancer).

HTTP Status Code: 500


Sample Request &Version=2011-01-01 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DescribeScalingProcessTypesResponse xmlns=""> <DescribeScalingProcessTypesResult> <Processes> <member> <ProcessName>AZRebalance</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>AddToLoadBalancer</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>AlarmNotification</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>HealthCheck</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>Launch</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>ReplaceUnhealthy</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>ScheduledActions</ProcessName> </member> <member> <ProcessName>Terminate</ProcessName> </member> </Processes> </DescribeScalingProcessTypesResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>7c6e177f-f082-11e1-ac58-3714bEXAMPLE</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DescribeScalingProcessTypesResponse>

See Also

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