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Gets information about an application.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--application-name <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--application-name (string)

The name of an AWS CodeDeploy application associated with the applicable IAM user or AWS account.

--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.


To get information about an application

This example displays information about an application that is associated with the user's AWS account.


aws deploy get-application --application-name WordPress_App


    "application": {
        "applicationName": "WordPress_App",
        "applicationId": "d9dd6993-f171-44fa-a811-211e4EXAMPLE",
        "createTime": 1407878168.078,
                "linkedToGitHub": false


application -> (structure)

Information about the application.

applicationId -> (string)

The application ID.

applicationName -> (string)

The application name.

createTime -> (timestamp)

The time at which the application was created.

linkedToGitHub -> (boolean)

True if the user has authenticated with GitHub for the specified application; otherwise, false.

gitHubAccountName -> (string)

The name for a connection to a GitHub account.

computePlatform -> (string)

The destination platform type for deployment of the application (Lambda or Server ).