ContinueDeployment - AWS CodeDeploy


For a blue/green deployment, starts the process of rerouting traffic from instances in the original environment to instances in the replacement environment without waiting for a specified wait time to elapse. (Traffic rerouting, which is achieved by registering instances in the replacement environment with the load balancer, can start as soon as all instances have a status of Ready.)

Request Syntax

{ "deploymentId": "string", "deploymentWaitType": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The unique ID of a blue/green deployment for which you want to start rerouting traffic to the replacement environment.

Type: String

Required: No


The status of the deployment's waiting period. READY_WAIT indicates that the deployment is ready to start shifting traffic. TERMINATION_WAIT indicates that the traffic is shifted, but the original target is not terminated.

Type: String


Required: No

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


The deployment is already complete.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The deployment with the user or AWS account does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


At least one deployment ID must be specified.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The deployment does not have a status of Ready and can't continue yet.

HTTP Status Code: 400


At least one of the deployment IDs was specified in an invalid format.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified deployment status doesn't exist or cannot be determined.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The wait type is invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A call was submitted that is not supported for the specified deployment type.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of ContinueDeployment.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: Accept-Encoding: identity Content-Length: 31 X-Amz-Target: CodeDeploy_20141006.ContinueDeployment X-Amz-Date: 20170412T195720Z User-Agent: aws-cli/1.11.76 Python/2.7.9 Windows/8 botocore/1.5.39 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=AKIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE/20160707/us-east-1/codedeploy/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target, Signature=39c3b3042cd2aEXAMPLE {"deploymentId": "d-7S8EXAMPL"}

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: