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[ aws . cloudcontrol ]



Returns the current status of a resource operation request. For more information, see Tracking the progress of resource operation requests in the Amazon Web Services Cloud Control API User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--request-token <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--request-token (string)

A unique token used to track the progress of the resource operation request.

Request tokens are included in the ProgressEvent type returned by a resource operation request.

--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.


To get the status information of a resource request

The following get-resource-request-status example returns status information about the specified resource request.

aws cloudcontrol get-resource-request-status \
    --request-token "e1a6b86e-46bd-41ac-bfba-001234567890"


    "ProgressEvent": {
        "TypeName": "AWS::Kinesis::Stream",
        "Identifier": "Demo",
        "RequestToken": "e1a6b86e-46bd-41ac-bfba-001234567890",
        "Operation": "CREATE",
        "OperationStatus": "FAILED",
        "EventTime": 1632950268.481,
        "StatusMessage": "Resource of type 'AWS::Kinesis::Stream' with identifier 'Demo' already exists.",
        "ErrorCode": "AlreadyExists"

For more information, see Managing resource operation requests in the Cloud Control API User Guide.


ProgressEvent -> (structure)

Represents the current status of the resource operation request.

TypeName -> (string)

The name of the resource type used in the operation.

Identifier -> (string)

The primary identifier for the resource.


In some cases, the resource identifier may be available before the resource operation has reached a status of SUCCESS .

RequestToken -> (string)

The unique token representing this resource operation request.

Use the RequestToken with GetResourceRequestStatus to return the current status of a resource operation request.

Operation -> (string)

The resource operation type.

OperationStatus -> (string)

The current status of the resource operation request.

  • PENDING : The resource operation hasn't yet started.
  • IN_PROGRESS : The resource operation is currently in progress.
  • SUCCESS : The resource operation has successfully completed.
  • FAILED : The resource operation has failed. Refer to the error code and status message for more information.
  • CANCEL_IN_PROGRESS : The resource operation is in the process of being canceled.
  • CANCEL_COMPLETE : The resource operation has been canceled.

EventTime -> (timestamp)

When the resource operation request was initiated.

ResourceModel -> (string)

A JSON string containing the resource model, consisting of each resource property and its current value.

StatusMessage -> (string)

Any message explaining the current status.

ErrorCode -> (string)

For requests with a status of FAILED , the associated error code.

For error code definitions, see Handler error codes in the CloudFormation Command Line Interface User Guide for Extension Development .

RetryAfter -> (timestamp)

When to next request the status of this resource operation request.