Table Of Contents

Feedback

User Guide

First time using the AWS CLI? See the User Guide for help getting started.

Note: You are viewing the documentation for an older major version of the AWS CLI (version 1).

AWS CLI version 2, the latest major version of AWS CLI, is now stable and recommended for general use. To view this page for the AWS CLI version 2, click here. For more information see the AWS CLI version 2 installation instructions and migration guide.

[ aws . ds ]

create-trust

Description

AWS Directory Service for Microsoft Active Directory allows you to configure trust relationships. For example, you can establish a trust between your AWS Managed Microsoft AD directory, and your existing on-premises Microsoft Active Directory. This would allow you to provide users and groups access to resources in either domain, with a single set of credentials.

This action initiates the creation of the AWS side of a trust relationship between an AWS Managed Microsoft AD directory and an external domain. You can create either a forest trust or an external trust.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  create-trust
--directory-id <value>
--remote-domain-name <value>
--trust-password <value>
--trust-direction <value>
[--trust-type <value>]
[--conditional-forwarder-ip-addrs <value>]
[--selective-auth <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--directory-id (string)

The Directory ID of the AWS Managed Microsoft AD directory for which to establish the trust relationship.

--remote-domain-name (string)

The Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) of the external domain for which to create the trust relationship.

--trust-password (string)

The trust password. The must be the same password that was used when creating the trust relationship on the external domain.

--trust-direction (string)

The direction of the trust relationship.

Possible values:

  • One-Way: Outgoing
  • One-Way: Incoming
  • Two-Way

--trust-type (string)

The trust relationship type. Forest is the default.

Possible values:

  • Forest
  • External

--conditional-forwarder-ip-addrs (list)

The IP addresses of the remote DNS server associated with RemoteDomainName.

Syntax:

"string" "string" ...

--selective-auth (string)

Optional parameter to enable selective authentication for the trust.

Possible values:

  • Enabled
  • Disabled

--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.

Output

TrustId -> (string)

A unique identifier for the trust relationship that was created.