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modify-instance-credit-specification

Description

Modifies the credit option for CPU usage on a running or stopped T2 instance. The credit options are standard and unlimited .

For more information, see T2 Instances in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  modify-instance-credit-specification
[--dry-run | --no-dry-run]
[--client-token <value>]
--instance-credit-specifications <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--dry-run | --no-dry-run (boolean)

Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation . Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation .

--client-token (string)

A unique, case-sensitive token that you provide to ensure idempotency of your modification request. For more information, see Ensuring Idempotency .

--instance-credit-specifications (list)

Information about the credit option for CPU usage.

Shorthand Syntax:

InstanceId=string,CpuCredits=string ...

JSON Syntax:

[
  {
    "InstanceId": "string",
    "CpuCredits": "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.

--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.

Examples

To modify the credit option for CPU usage of an instance

This example modifies the credit option for CPU usage of the specified instance in the specified region to "unlimited". Valid credit options are "standard" and "unlimited".

Command:

aws ec2 modify-instance-credit-specification --region us-east-1 --instance-credit-specification '[{"InstanceId": "i-1234567890abcdef0","CpuCredits": "unlimited"}]'

Output:

{
  "SuccessfulInstanceCreditSpecifications": [
    {
      "InstanceId": "i-1234567890abcdef0"
    }
  ],
  "UnsuccessfulInstanceCreditSpecifications": []
}

Output

SuccessfulInstanceCreditSpecifications -> (list)

Information about the instances whose credit option for CPU usage was successfully modified.

(structure)

Describes the T2 instance whose credit option for CPU usage was successfully modified.

InstanceId -> (string)

The ID of the instance.

UnsuccessfulInstanceCreditSpecifications -> (list)

Information about the instances whose credit option for CPU usage was not modified.

(structure)

Describes the T2 instance whose credit option for CPU usage was not modified.

InstanceId -> (string)

The ID of the instance.

Error -> (structure)

The applicable error for the T2 instance whose credit option for CPU usage was not modified.

Code -> (string)

The error code.

Message -> (string)

The applicable error message.