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CreateGroup

Creates a group. You may provide the initial version of the group or use CreateGroupVersion at a later time.

Tip

You can use the gg_group_setup package (from GitHub) as a library or command-line application to create and deploy AWS Greengrass groups.

URI: POST /greengrass/groups

Produces: application/json

CLI:

aws greengrass create-group \ [--name <value>] \ [--initial-version <value>] \ [--amzn-client-token <value>] \ [--cli-input-json <value>] \ [--generate-cli-skeleton]

cli-input-json format:

{ "Name": "string", "InitialVersion": { "CoreDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "DeviceDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "FunctionDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "SubscriptionDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "LoggerDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "ResourceDefinitionVersionArn": "string" }, "AmznClientToken": "string" }

Parameters:

CreateGroupRequestBody

where used: body; required: true

{ "Name": "string", "InitialVersion": { "CoreDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "DeviceDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "FunctionDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "SubscriptionDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "LoggerDefinitionVersionArn": "string", "ResourceDefinitionVersionArn": "string" } }

schema:

Name

The name of the group.

type: string

InitialVersion

Information about a group version.

type: object

CoreDefinitionVersionArn

The ARN of the core definition version for this group.

type: string

DeviceDefinitionVersionArn

The ARN of the device definition version for this group.

type: string

FunctionDefinitionVersionArn

The ARN of the function definition version for this group.

type: string

SubscriptionDefinitionVersionArn

The ARN of the subscription definition version for this group.

type: string

LoggerDefinitionVersionArn

The ARN of the logger definition version for this group.

type: string

ResourceDefinitionVersionArn

The resource definition version ARN for this group.

type: string

X-Amzn-Client-Token

A client token used to correlate requests and responses.

where used: header; required: false

type: string

Responses:

200 (CreateGroupResponse)

Success. The group was created.

DefinitionInformation

{ "Name": "string", "Id": "string", "Arn": "string", "LastUpdatedTimestamp": "string", "CreationTimestamp": "string", "LatestVersion": "string", "LatestVersionArn": "string" }
DefinitionInformation

Information about a definition.

type: object

Name

The name of the definition.

type: string

Id

The ID of the definition.

type: string

Arn

The ARN of the definition.

type: string

LastUpdatedTimestamp

The time, in milliseconds since the epoch, when the definition was last updated.

type: string

CreationTimestamp

The time, in milliseconds since the epoch, when the definition was created.

type: string

LatestVersion

The latest version of the definition.

type: string

LatestVersionArn

The ARN of the latest version of the definition.

type: string

400

invalid request

GeneralError

{ "Message": "string", "ErrorDetails": [ { "DetailedErrorCode": "string", "DetailedErrorMessage": "string" } ] }
GeneralError

General error information.

type: object

required: ["Message"]

Message

A message containing information about the error.

type: string

ErrorDetails

A list of error details.

type: array

items: ErrorDetail

ErrorDetail

Details about the error.

type: object

DetailedErrorCode

A detailed error code.

type: string

DetailedErrorMessage

A detailed error message.

type: string