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describe-custom-metric

Description

Gets information about a Device Defender detect custom metric.

Requires permission to access the DescribeCustomMetric action.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Synopsis

  describe-custom-metric
--metric-name <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

--metric-name (string)

The name of the custom metric.

--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 get information about a Device Defender custom metric

The following describe-custom-metric example gets information about a custom metric named myCustomMetric.

aws iot describe-custom-metric \
    --metric-name myCustomMetric

Output:

{
    "metricName": "myCustomMetric",
    "metricArn": "arn:aws:iot:us-east-1:1234564789012:custommetric/myCustomMetric",
    "metricType": "number",
    "displayName": "My custom metric",
    "creationDate": 2020-11-17T23:02:12.879000-09:00,
    "lastModifiedDate": 2020-11-17T23:02:12.879000-09:00
}

For more information, see Custom metrics in the AWS IoT Core Developer Guide.

Output

metricName -> (string)

The name of the custom metric.

metricArn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Number (ARN) of the custom metric.

metricType -> (string)

The type of the custom metric.

Warning

The type number only takes a single metric value as an input, but while submitting the metrics value in the DeviceMetrics report, it must be passed as an array with a single value.

displayName -> (string)

Field represents a friendly name in the console for the custom metric; doesn't have to be unique. Don't use this name as the metric identifier in the device metric report. Can be updated.

creationDate -> (timestamp)

The creation date of the custom metric in milliseconds since epoch.

lastModifiedDate -> (timestamp)

The time the custom metric was last modified in milliseconds since epoch.