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[ aws . imagebuilder ]



Returns a list of images created by the specified pipeline.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--image-pipeline-arn <value>
[--filters <value>]
[--max-results <value>]
[--next-token <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--image-pipeline-arn (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the image pipeline whose images you want to view.

--filters (list)

Use the following filters to streamline results:

  • name
  • version


A filter name and value pair that is used to return a more specific list of results from a list operation. Filters can be used to match a set of resources by specific criteria, such as tags, attributes, or IDs.

name -> (string)

The name of the filter. Filter names are case-sensitive.

values -> (list)

The filter values. Filter values are case-sensitive.


Shorthand Syntax:

name=string,values=string,string ...

JSON Syntax:

    "name": "string",
    "values": ["string", ...]

--max-results (integer)

The maximum items to return in a request.

--next-token (string)

A token to specify where to start paginating. This is the NextToken from a previously truncated response.

--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.



To use the following examples, you must have the AWS CLI installed and configured. See the Getting started guide in the AWS CLI User Guide for more information.

Unless otherwise stated, all examples have unix-like quotation rules. These examples will need to be adapted to your terminal's quoting rules. See Using quotation marks with strings in the AWS CLI User Guide .

To list image pipeline pipeline images

The following list-image-pipeline-images example lists all images that were created by a specific image pipeline.

aws imagebuilder list-image-pipeline-images \
    --image-pipeline-arn arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:image-pipeline/mywindows2016pipeline


    "requestId": "a1b2c3d4-5678-90ab-cdef-EXAMPLE11111",
    "imagePipelineList": [
            "arn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:image-pipeline/mywindows2016pipeline",
            "name": "MyWindows2016Pipeline",
            "description": "Builds Windows 2016 Images",
            "platform": "Windows",
            "imageRecipeArn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:image-recipe/mybasicrecipe/2019.12.03",
            "infrastructureConfigurationArn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:infrastructure-configuration/myexampleinfrastructure",
            "distributionConfigurationArn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:distribution-configuration/myexampledistribution",
            "imageTestsConfiguration": {
                "imageTestsEnabled": true,
                "timeoutMinutes": 60
            "schedule": {
                "scheduleExpression": "cron(0 0 * * SUN)",
                "pipelineExecutionStartCondition": "EXPRESSION_MATCH_AND_DEPENDENCY_UPDATES_AVAILABLE"
            "status": "ENABLED",
            "dateCreated": "2020-02-19T19:04:01.253Z",
            "dateUpdated": "2020-02-19T19:04:01.253Z",
            "tags": {
                "KeyName": "KeyValue"
            "arn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:image-pipeline/sam",
            "name": "PipelineName",
            "platform": "Linux",
            "imageRecipeArn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:image-recipe/recipe-name-a1b2c3d45678/1.0.0",
            "infrastructureConfigurationArn": "arn:aws:imagebuilder:us-west-2:123456789012:infrastructure-configuration/infrastructureconfiguration-name-a1b2c3d45678",
            "imageTestsConfiguration": {
                "imageTestsEnabled": true,
                "timeoutMinutes": 720
            "status": "ENABLED",
            "dateCreated": "2019-12-16T18:19:02.068Z",
            "dateUpdated": "2019-12-16T18:19:02.068Z",
            "tags": {
                "KeyName": "KeyValue"

For more information, see Setting Up and Managing an EC2 Image Builder Image Pipeline Using the AWS CLI in the EC2 Image Builder Users Guide.


requestId -> (string)

The request ID that uniquely identifies this request.

imageSummaryList -> (list)

The list of images built by this pipeline.


An image summary.

arn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the image.

name -> (string)

The name of the image.

type -> (string)

Specifies whether this is an AMI or container image.

version -> (string)

The version of the image.

platform -> (string)

The platform of the image.

osVersion -> (string)

The operating system version of the instance. For example, Amazon Linux 2, Ubuntu 18, or Microsoft Windows Server 2019.

state -> (structure)

The state of the image.

status -> (string)

The status of the image.

reason -> (string)

The reason for the image's status.

owner -> (string)

The owner of the image.

dateCreated -> (string)

The date on which this image was created.

outputResources -> (structure)

The output resources produced when creating this image.

amis -> (list)

The Amazon EC2 AMIs created by this image.


Details of an Amazon EC2 AMI.

region -> (string)

The Amazon Web Services Region of the Amazon EC2 AMI.

image -> (string)

The AMI ID of the Amazon EC2 AMI.

name -> (string)

The name of the Amazon EC2 AMI.

description -> (string)

The description of the Amazon EC2 AMI. Minimum and maximum length are in characters.

state -> (structure)

Image state shows the image status and the reason for that status.

status -> (string)

The status of the image.

reason -> (string)

The reason for the image's status.

accountId -> (string)

The account ID of the owner of the AMI.

containers -> (list)

Container images that the pipeline has generated and stored in the output repository.


A container encapsulates the runtime environment for an application.

region -> (string)

Containers and container images are Region-specific. This is the Region context for the container.

imageUris -> (list)

A list of URIs for containers created in the context Region.


tags -> (map)

The tags of the image.

key -> (string)

value -> (string)

buildType -> (string)

Indicates the type of build that created this image. The build can be initiated in the following ways:

  • USER_INITIATED – A manual pipeline build request.
  • SCHEDULED – A pipeline build initiated by a cron expression in the Image Builder pipeline, or from EventBridge.
  • IMPORT – A VM import created the image to use as the base image for the recipe.

nextToken -> (string)

The next token used for paginated responses. When this is not empty, there are additional elements that the service has not included in this request. Use this token with the next request to retrieve additional objects.