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Generates an auth token used to connect to a db with IAM credentials.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--hostname <value>
--port <value>
--username <value>


--hostname (string) The hostname of the database to connect to.

--port (integer) The port number the database is listening on.

--username (string) The username to log in as.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.