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[ aws . cloudformation ]



Deletes the specified change set. Deleting change sets ensures that no one executes the wrong change set.

If the call successfully completes, CloudFormation successfully deleted the change set.

If IncludeNestedStacks specifies True during the creation of the nested change set, then DeleteChangeSet will delete all change sets that belong to the stacks hierarchy and will also delete all change sets for nested stacks with the status of REVIEW_IN_PROGRESS .

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--change-set-name <value>
[--stack-name <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--change-set-name (string)

The name or Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the change set that you want to delete.

--stack-name (string)

If you specified the name of a change set to delete, specify the stack name or ID (ARN) that is associated with it.

--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 delete a change set

The following delete-change-set example deletes a change set by specifying the change set name and stack name.

aws cloudformation delete-change-set \
    --stack-name my-stack \
    --change-set-name my-change-set

This command produces no output.

The following delete-change-set example deletes a change set by specifying the full ARN of the change set.

aws cloudformation delete-change-set \
    --change-set-name arn:aws:cloudformation:us-east-2:123456789012:changeSet/my-change-set/4eca1a01-e285-xmpl-8026-9a1967bfb4b0

This command produces no output.