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[ aws . amplifybackend ]



This operation creates a backend for an Amplify app. Backends are automatically created at the time of app creation.

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See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--app-id <value>
--app-name <value>
--backend-environment-name <value>
[--resource-config <value>]
[--resource-name <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--app-id (string)

The app ID.

--app-name (string)

The name of the app.

--backend-environment-name (string)

The name of the backend environment.

--resource-config (structure)

The resource configuration for creating a backend.

JSON Syntax:



--resource-name (string)

The name of the resource.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


AppId -> (string)

The app ID.

BackendEnvironmentName -> (string)

The name of the backend environment.

Error -> (string)

If the request fails, this error is returned.

JobId -> (string)

The ID for the job.

Operation -> (string)

The name of the operation.

Status -> (string)

The current status of the request.