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[ aws . configservice ]

describe-configuration-recorder-status

Description

Returns the current status of the specified configuration recorder. If a configuration recorder is not specified, this action returns the status of all configuration recorder associated with the account.

Note

Currently, you can specify only one configuration recorder per region in your account.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  describe-configuration-recorder-status
[--configuration-recorder-names <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--configuration-recorder-names (list)

The name(s) of the configuration recorder. If the name is not specified, the action returns the current status of all the configuration recorders associated with the account.

Syntax:

"string" "string" ...

--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.

--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.

Examples

To get status information for the configuration recorder

The following command returns the status of the default configuration recorder:

aws configservice describe-configuration-recorder-status

Output:

{
    "ConfigurationRecordersStatus": [
        {
            "name": "default",
            "lastStatus": "SUCCESS",
            "recording": true,
            "lastStatusChangeTime": 1452193834.344,
            "lastStartTime": 1441039997.819,
            "lastStopTime": 1441039992.835
        }
    ]
}

Output

ConfigurationRecordersStatus -> (list)

A list that contains status of the specified recorders.

(structure)

The current status of the configuration recorder.

name -> (string)

The name of the configuration recorder.

lastStartTime -> (timestamp)

The time the recorder was last started.

lastStopTime -> (timestamp)

The time the recorder was last stopped.

recording -> (boolean)

Specifies whether the recorder is currently recording or not.

lastStatus -> (string)

The last (previous) status of the recorder.

lastErrorCode -> (string)

The error code indicating that the recording failed.

lastErrorMessage -> (string)

The message indicating that the recording failed due to an error.

lastStatusChangeTime -> (timestamp)

The time when the status was last changed.