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[ aws . configservice ]



Records the configuration state for the resource provided in the request. The configuration state of a resource is represented in Config as Configuration Items. Once this API records the configuration item, you can retrieve the list of configuration items for the custom resource type using existing Config APIs.


The custom resource type must be registered with CloudFormation. This API accepts the configuration item registered with CloudFormation.

When you call this API, Config only stores configuration state of the resource provided in the request. This API does not change or remediate the configuration of the resource.

Write-only schema properites are not recorded as part of the published configuration item.

See also: AWS API Documentation


--resource-type <value>
--schema-version-id <value>
--resource-id <value>
[--resource-name <value>]
--configuration <value>
[--tags <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--endpoint-url <value>]
[--output <value>]
[--query <value>]
[--profile <value>]
[--region <value>]
[--version <value>]
[--color <value>]
[--ca-bundle <value>]
[--cli-read-timeout <value>]
[--cli-connect-timeout <value>]


--resource-type (string)

The type of the resource. The custom resource type must be registered with CloudFormation.


You cannot use the organization names “amzn”, “amazon”, “alexa”, “custom” with custom resource types. It is the first part of the ResourceType up to the first ::.

--schema-version-id (string)

Version of the schema registered for the ResourceType in CloudFormation.

--resource-id (string)

Unique identifier of the resource.

--resource-name (string)

Name of the resource.

--configuration (string)

The configuration object of the resource in valid JSON format. It must match the schema registered with CloudFormation.


The configuration JSON must not exceed 64 KB.

--tags (map)

Tags associated with the resource.


This field is not to be confused with the Amazon Web Services-wide tag feature for Amazon Web Services resources. Tags for PutResourceConfig are tags that you supply for the configuration items of your custom resources.

key -> (string)

value -> (string)

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON 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. 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.

Global Options

--debug (boolean)

Turn on debug logging.

--endpoint-url (string)

Override command's default URL with the given URL.

--no-verify-ssl (boolean)

By default, the AWS CLI uses SSL when communicating with AWS services. For each SSL connection, the AWS CLI will verify SSL certificates. This option overrides the default behavior of verifying SSL certificates.

--no-paginate (boolean)

Disable automatic pagination.

--output (string)

The formatting style for command output.

  • json
  • text
  • table

--query (string)

A JMESPath query to use in filtering the response data.

--profile (string)

Use a specific profile from your credential file.

--region (string)

The region to use. Overrides config/env settings.

--version (string)

Display the version of this tool.

--color (string)

Turn on/off color output.

  • on
  • off
  • auto

--no-sign-request (boolean)

Do not sign requests. Credentials will not be loaded if this argument is provided.

--ca-bundle (string)

The CA certificate bundle to use when verifying SSL certificates. Overrides config/env settings.

--cli-read-timeout (int)

The maximum socket read time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket read will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.

--cli-connect-timeout (int)

The maximum socket connect time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket connect will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.