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[ aws . databrew ]



Performs a recipe step within an interactive DataBrew session that's currently open.

See also: AWS API Documentation


[--preview | --no-preview]
--name <value>
[--recipe-step <value>]
[--step-index <value>]
[--client-session-id <value>]
[--view-frame <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>]


--preview | --no-preview (boolean)

If true, the result of the recipe step will be returned, but not applied.

--name (string)

The name of the project to apply the action to.

--recipe-step (structure)

Represents a single step from a DataBrew recipe to be performed.

Action -> (structure)

The particular action to be performed in the recipe step.

Operation -> (string)

The name of a valid DataBrew transformation to be performed on the data.

Parameters -> (map)

Contextual parameters for the transformation.

key -> (string)

value -> (string)

ConditionExpressions -> (list)

One or more conditions that must be met for the recipe step to succeed.


All of the conditions in the array must be met. In other words, all of the conditions must be combined using a logical AND operation.


Represents an individual condition that evaluates to true or false.

Conditions are used with recipe actions. The action is only performed for column values where the condition evaluates to true.

If a recipe requires more than one condition, then the recipe must specify multiple ConditionExpression elements. Each condition is applied to the rows in a dataset first, before the recipe action is performed.

Condition -> (string)

A specific condition to apply to a recipe action. For more information, see Recipe structure in the Glue DataBrew Developer Guide .

Value -> (string)

A value that the condition must evaluate to for the condition to succeed.

TargetColumn -> (string)

A column to apply this condition to.

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

  "Action": {
    "Operation": "string",
    "Parameters": {"string": "string"
  "ConditionExpressions": [
      "Condition": "string",
      "Value": "string",
      "TargetColumn": "string"

--step-index (integer)

The index from which to preview a step. This index is used to preview the result of steps that have already been applied, so that the resulting view frame is from earlier in the view frame stack.

--client-session-id (string)

A unique identifier for an interactive session that's currently open and ready for work. The action will be performed on this session.

--view-frame (structure)

Represents the data being transformed during an action.

StartColumnIndex -> (integer)

The starting index for the range of columns to return in the view frame.

ColumnRange -> (integer)

The number of columns to include in the view frame, beginning with the StartColumnIndex value and ignoring any columns in the HiddenColumns list.

HiddenColumns -> (list)

A list of columns to hide in the view frame.


StartRowIndex -> (integer)

The starting index for the range of rows to return in the view frame.

RowRange -> (integer)

The number of rows to include in the view frame, beginning with the StartRowIndex value.

Analytics -> (string)

Controls if analytics computation is enabled or disabled. Enabled by default.

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

  "StartColumnIndex": integer,
  "ColumnRange": integer,
  "HiddenColumns": ["string", ...],
  "StartRowIndex": integer,
  "RowRange": integer,
  "Analytics": "ENABLE"|"DISABLE"

--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.


Result -> (string)

A message indicating the result of performing the action.

Name -> (string)

The name of the project that was affected by the action.

ActionId -> (integer)

A unique identifier for the action that was performed.