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[ aws . dynamodb ]



Checks the status of the backup restore settings on the specified table. If backups are enabled, ContinuousBackupsStatus will bet set to ENABLED.

You can call describe-continuous-backups at a maximum rate of 10 times per second.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


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


--table-name (string)

Name of the table for which the customer wants to check the backup and restore settings.

--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.


ContinuousBackupsDescription -> (structure)

ContinuousBackupsDescription can be one of the following : ENABLED, DISABLED.

ContinuousBackupsStatus -> (string)

ContinuousBackupsStatus can be one of the following states : ENABLED, DISABLED