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[ aws . iot ]

create-role-alias

Description

Creates a role alias.

Requires permission to access the CreateRoleAlias action.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Synopsis

  create-role-alias
--role-alias <value>
--role-arn <value>
[--credential-duration-seconds <value>]
[--tags <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--debug]
[--endpoint-url <value>]
[--no-verify-ssl]
[--no-paginate]
[--output <value>]
[--query <value>]
[--profile <value>]
[--region <value>]
[--version <value>]
[--color <value>]
[--no-sign-request]
[--ca-bundle <value>]
[--cli-read-timeout <value>]
[--cli-connect-timeout <value>]

Options

--role-alias (string)

The role alias that points to a role ARN. This allows you to change the role without having to update the device.

--role-arn (string)

The role ARN.

--credential-duration-seconds (integer)

How long (in seconds) the credentials will be valid. The default value is 3,600 seconds.

This value must be less than or equal to the maximum session duration of the IAM role that the role alias references.

--tags (list)

Metadata which can be used to manage the role alias.

Note

For URI Request parameters use format: ...key1=value1&key2=value2...

For the CLI command-line parameter use format: &&tags "key1=value1&key2=value2..."

For the cli-input-json file use format: "tags": "key1=value1&key2=value2..."

(structure)

A set of key/value pairs that are used to manage the resource.

Key -> (string)

The tag's key.

Value -> (string)

The tag's value.

Shorthand Syntax:

Key=string,Value=string ...

JSON Syntax:

[
  {
    "Key": "string",
    "Value": "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. 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.

Global Options

--debug (boolean)

Turn on debug logging.

--endpoint-url (string)

Override command's default URL with the given URL.

--no-verify-ssl (boolean)

By default, the AWS CLI uses SSL when communicating with AWS services. For each SSL connection, the AWS CLI will verify SSL certificates. This option overrides the default behavior of verifying SSL certificates.

--no-paginate (boolean)

Disable automatic pagination.

--output (string)

The formatting style for command output.

  • json
  • text
  • table

--query (string)

A JMESPath query to use in filtering the response data.

--profile (string)

Use a specific profile from your credential file.

--region (string)

The region to use. Overrides config/env settings.

--version (string)

Display the version of this tool.

--color (string)

Turn on/off color output.

  • on
  • off
  • auto

--no-sign-request (boolean)

Do not sign requests. Credentials will not be loaded if this argument is provided.

--ca-bundle (string)

The CA certificate bundle to use when verifying SSL certificates. Overrides config/env settings.

--cli-read-timeout (int)

The maximum socket read time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket read will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.

--cli-connect-timeout (int)

The maximum socket connect time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket connect will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.

Examples

Note

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 create a role alias

The following create-role-alias example creates a role alias called LightBulbRole for the specified role.

aws iot create-role-alias \
    --role-alias LightBulbRole \
    --role-arn arn:aws:iam::123456789012:role/lightbulbrole-001

Output:

{
    "roleAlias": "LightBulbRole",
    "roleAliasArn": "arn:aws:iot:us-west-2:123456789012:rolealias/LightBulbRole"
}

For more information, see CreateRoleAlias in the AWS IoT API Reference.

Output

roleAlias -> (string)

The role alias.

roleAliasArn -> (string)

The role alias ARN.