AWS OpsWorks
API Reference (API Version 2013-02-18)

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Describes a block device mapping. This data type maps directly to the Amazon EC2 BlockDeviceMapping data type.



The device name that is exposed to the instance, such as /dev/sdh. For the root device, you can use the explicit device name or you can set this parameter to ROOT_DEVICE and AWS OpsWorks Stacks will provide the correct device name.

Type: String

Required: No


An EBSBlockDevice that defines how to configure an Amazon EBS volume when the instance is launched.

Type: EbsBlockDevice object

Required: No


Suppresses the specified device included in the AMI's block device mapping.

Type: String

Required: No


The virtual device name. For more information, see BlockDeviceMapping.

Type: String

Required: No

See Also

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

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