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[ aws . license-manager ]



Creates a new version of the specified license.

See also: AWS API Documentation


--license-arn <value>
--license-name <value>
--product-name <value>
--issuer <value>
--home-region <value>
--validity <value>
[--license-metadata <value>]
--entitlements <value>
--consumption-configuration <value>
--status <value>
--client-token <value>
[--source-version <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--endpoint-url <value>]
[--output <value>]
[--query <value>]
[--profile <value>]
[--region <value>]
[--version <value>]
[--color <value>]
[--ca-bundle <value>]
[--cli-read-timeout <value>]
[--cli-connect-timeout <value>]


--license-arn (string)

Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the license.

--license-name (string)

License name.

--product-name (string)

Product name.

--issuer (structure)

License issuer.

Name -> (string)

Issuer name.

SignKey -> (string)

Asymmetric KMS key from Key Management Service. The KMS key must have a key usage of sign and verify, and support the RSASSA-PSS SHA-256 signing algorithm.

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

  "Name": "string",
  "SignKey": "string"

--home-region (string)

Home Region of the license.

--validity (structure)

Date and time range during which the license is valid, in ISO8601-UTC format.

Begin -> (string)

Start of the time range.

End -> (string)

End of the time range.

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

  "Begin": "string",
  "End": "string"

--license-metadata (list)

Information about the license.


Describes key/value pairs.

Name -> (string)

The key name.

Value -> (string)

The value.

Shorthand Syntax:

Name=string,Value=string ...

JSON Syntax:

    "Name": "string",
    "Value": "string"

--entitlements (list)

License entitlements.


Describes a resource entitled for use with a license.

Name -> (string)

Entitlement name.

Value -> (string)

Entitlement resource. Use only if the unit is None.

MaxCount -> (long)

Maximum entitlement count. Use if the unit is not None.

Overage -> (boolean)

Indicates whether overages are allowed.

Unit -> (string)

Entitlement unit.

AllowCheckIn -> (boolean)

Indicates whether check-ins are allowed.

Shorthand Syntax:

Name=string,Value=string,MaxCount=long,Overage=boolean,Unit=string,AllowCheckIn=boolean ...

JSON Syntax:

    "Name": "string",
    "Value": "string",
    "MaxCount": long,
    "Overage": true|false,
    "Unit": "Count"|"None"|"Seconds"|"Microseconds"|"Milliseconds"|"Bytes"|"Kilobytes"|"Megabytes"|"Gigabytes"|"Terabytes"|"Bits"|"Kilobits"|"Megabits"|"Gigabits"|"Terabits"|"Percent"|"Bytes/Second"|"Kilobytes/Second"|"Megabytes/Second"|"Gigabytes/Second"|"Terabytes/Second"|"Bits/Second"|"Kilobits/Second"|"Megabits/Second"|"Gigabits/Second"|"Terabits/Second"|"Count/Second",
    "AllowCheckIn": true|false

--consumption-configuration (structure)

Configuration for consumption of the license. Choose a provisional configuration for workloads running with continuous connectivity. Choose a borrow configuration for workloads with offline usage.

RenewType -> (string)

Renewal frequency.

ProvisionalConfiguration -> (structure)

Details about a provisional configuration.

MaxTimeToLiveInMinutes -> (integer)

Maximum time for the provisional configuration, in minutes.

BorrowConfiguration -> (structure)

Details about a borrow configuration.

AllowEarlyCheckIn -> (boolean)

Indicates whether early check-ins are allowed.

MaxTimeToLiveInMinutes -> (integer)

Maximum time for the borrow configuration, in minutes.

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

  "RenewType": "None"|"Weekly"|"Monthly",
  "ProvisionalConfiguration": {
    "MaxTimeToLiveInMinutes": integer
  "BorrowConfiguration": {
    "AllowEarlyCheckIn": true|false,
    "MaxTimeToLiveInMinutes": integer

--status (string)

License status.

Possible values:


--client-token (string)

Unique, case-sensitive identifier that you provide to ensure the idempotency of the request.

--source-version (string)

Current version of the license.

--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.


LicenseArn -> (string)

License ARN.

Version -> (string)

New version of the license.

Status -> (string)

License status.