AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell
Command Reference

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Synopsis

Calls the Amazon CloudWatch Synthetics UpdateCanary API operation.

Syntax

Update-CWSYNCanary
-Name <String>
-RunConfig_ActiveTracing <Boolean>
-ArtifactS3Location <String>
-VisualReference_BaseCanaryRunId <String>
-VisualReference_BaseScreenshot <BaseScreenshot[]>
-Schedule_DurationInSecond <Int64>
-S3Encryption_EncryptionMode <EncryptionMode>
-RunConfig_EnvironmentVariable <Hashtable>
-ExecutionRoleArn <String>
-Schedule_Expression <String>
-FailureRetentionPeriodInDay <Int32>
-Code_Handler <String>
-S3Encryption_KmsKeyArn <String>
-RunConfig_MemoryInMB <Int32>
-RuntimeVersion <String>
-Code_S3Bucket <String>
-Code_S3Key <String>
-Code_S3Version <String>
-VpcConfig_SecurityGroupId <String[]>
-VpcConfig_SubnetId <String[]>
-SuccessRetentionPeriodInDay <Int32>
-RunConfig_TimeoutInSecond <Int32>
-Code_ZipFile <Byte[]>
-Select <String>
-PassThru <SwitchParameter>
-Force <SwitchParameter>

Description

Use this operation to change the settings of a canary that has already been created. You can't use this operation to update the tags of an existing canary. To change the tags of an existing canary, use TagResource.

Parameters

-ArtifactS3Location <String>
The location in Amazon S3 where Synthetics stores artifacts from the test runs of this canary. Artifacts include the log file, screenshots, and HAR files. The name of the S3 bucket can't include a period (.).
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Code_Handler <String>
The entry point to use for the source code when running the canary. This value must end with the string .handler. The string is limited to 29 characters or fewer.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Code_S3Bucket <String>
If your canary script is located in S3, specify the bucket name here. Do not include s3:// as the start of the bucket name.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Code_S3Key <String>
The S3 key of your script. For more information, see Working with Amazon S3 Objects.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Code_S3Version <String>
The S3 version ID of your script.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Code_ZipFile <Byte[]>
If you input your canary script directly into the canary instead of referring to an S3 location, the value of this parameter is the base64-encoded contents of the .zip file that contains the script. It must be smaller than 256 Kb.The cmdlet will automatically convert the supplied parameter of type string, string[], System.IO.FileInfo or System.IO.Stream to byte[] before supplying it to the service.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-ExecutionRoleArn <String>
The ARN of the IAM role to be used to run the canary. This role must already exist, and must include lambda.amazonaws.com as a principal in the trust policy. The role must also have the following permissions:
  • s3:PutObject
  • s3:GetBucketLocation
  • s3:ListAllMyBuckets
  • cloudwatch:PutMetricData
  • logs:CreateLogGroup
  • logs:CreateLogStream
  • logs:CreateLogStream
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-FailureRetentionPeriodInDay <Int32>
The number of days to retain data about failed runs of this canary.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesFailureRetentionPeriodInDays
This parameter overrides confirmation prompts to force the cmdlet to continue its operation. This parameter should always be used with caution.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Name <String>
The name of the canary that you want to update. To find the names of your canaries, use DescribeCanaries.You cannot change the name of a canary that has already been created.
Required?True
Position?1
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-PassThru <SwitchParameter>
Changes the cmdlet behavior to return the value passed to the Name parameter. The -PassThru parameter is deprecated, use -Select '^Name' instead. This parameter will be removed in a future version.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-RunConfig_ActiveTracing <Boolean>
Specifies whether this canary is to use active X-Ray tracing when it runs. Active tracing enables this canary run to be displayed in the ServiceLens and X-Ray service maps even if the canary does not hit an endpoint that has X-Ray tracing enabled. Using X-Ray tracing incurs charges. For more information, see Canaries and X-Ray tracing.You can enable active tracing only for canaries that use version syn-nodejs-2.0 or later for their canary runtime.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-RunConfig_EnvironmentVariable <Hashtable>
Specifies the keys and values to use for any environment variables used in the canary script. Use the following format:{ "key1" : "value1", "key2" : "value2", ...}Keys must start with a letter and be at least two characters. The total size of your environment variables cannot exceed 4 KB. You can't specify any Lambda reserved environment variables as the keys for your environment variables. For more information about reserved keys, see Runtime environment variables.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesRunConfig_EnvironmentVariables
-RunConfig_MemoryInMB <Int32>
The maximum amount of memory available to the canary while it is running, in MB. This value must be a multiple of 64.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-RunConfig_TimeoutInSecond <Int32>
How long the canary is allowed to run before it must stop. You can't set this time to be longer than the frequency of the runs of this canary.If you omit this field, the frequency of the canary is used as this value, up to a maximum of 14 minutes.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesRunConfig_TimeoutInSeconds
-RuntimeVersion <String>
Specifies the runtime version to use for the canary. For a list of valid runtime versions and for more information about runtime versions, see Canary Runtime Versions.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-S3Encryption_EncryptionMode <EncryptionMode>
The encryption method to use for artifacts created by this canary. Specify SSE_S3 to use server-side encryption (SSE) with an Amazon S3-managed key. Specify SSE-KMS to use server-side encryption with a customer-managed KMS key.If you omit this parameter, an Amazon Web Services-managed KMS key is used.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesArtifactConfig_S3Encryption_EncryptionMode
-S3Encryption_KmsKeyArn <String>
The ARN of the customer-managed KMS key to use, if you specify SSE-KMS for EncryptionMode
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesArtifactConfig_S3Encryption_KmsKeyArn
-Schedule_DurationInSecond <Int64>
How long, in seconds, for the canary to continue making regular runs according to the schedule in the Expression value. If you specify 0, the canary continues making runs until you stop it. If you omit this field, the default of 0 is used.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesSchedule_DurationInSeconds
-Schedule_Expression <String>
A rate expression or a cron expression that defines how often the canary is to run.For a rate expression, The syntax is rate(number unit). unit can be minute, minutes, or hour. For example, rate(1 minute) runs the canary once a minute, rate(10 minutes) runs it once every 10 minutes, and rate(1 hour) runs it once every hour. You can specify a frequency between rate(1 minute) and rate(1 hour).Specifying rate(0 minute) or rate(0 hour) is a special value that causes the canary to run only once when it is started.Use cron(expression) to specify a cron expression. You can't schedule a canary to wait for more than a year before running. For information about the syntax for cron expressions, see Scheduling canary runs using cron.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-Select <String>
Use the -Select parameter to control the cmdlet output. The cmdlet doesn't have a return value by default. Specifying -Select '*' will result in the cmdlet returning the whole service response (Amazon.Synthetics.Model.UpdateCanaryResponse). Specifying -Select '^ParameterName' will result in the cmdlet returning the selected cmdlet parameter value.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-SuccessRetentionPeriodInDay <Int32>
The number of days to retain data about successful runs of this canary.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesSuccessRetentionPeriodInDays
-VisualReference_BaseCanaryRunId <String>
Specifies which canary run to use the screenshots from as the baseline for future visual monitoring with this canary. Valid values are nextrun to use the screenshots from the next run after this update is made, lastrun to use the screenshots from the most recent run before this update was made, or the value of Id in the CanaryRun from any past run of this canary.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-VisualReference_BaseScreenshot <BaseScreenshot[]>
An array of screenshots that will be used as the baseline for visual monitoring in future runs of this canary. If there is a screenshot that you don't want to be used for visual monitoring, remove it from this array.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesVisualReference_BaseScreenshots
-VpcConfig_SecurityGroupId <String[]>
The IDs of the security groups for this canary.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesVpcConfig_SecurityGroupIds
-VpcConfig_SubnetId <String[]>
The IDs of the subnets where this canary is to run.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesVpcConfig_SubnetIds

Common Credential and Region Parameters

-AccessKey <String>
The AWS access key for the user account. This can be a temporary access key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesAK
-Credential <AWSCredentials>
An AWSCredentials object instance containing access and secret key information, and optionally a token for session-based credentials.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-EndpointUrl <String>
The endpoint to make the call against.Note: This parameter is primarily for internal AWS use and is not required/should not be specified for normal usage. The cmdlets normally determine which endpoint to call based on the region specified to the -Region parameter or set as default in the shell (via Set-DefaultAWSRegion). Only specify this parameter if you must direct the call to a specific custom endpoint.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
-NetworkCredential <PSCredential>
Used with SAML-based authentication when ProfileName references a SAML role profile. Contains the network credentials to be supplied during authentication with the configured identity provider's endpoint. This parameter is not required if the user's default network identity can or should be used during authentication.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
-ProfileLocation <String>
Used to specify the name and location of the ini-format credential file (shared with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs)If this optional parameter is omitted this cmdlet will search the encrypted credential file used by the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio first. If the profile is not found then the cmdlet will search in the ini-format credential file at the default location: (user's home directory)\.aws\credentials.If this parameter is specified then this cmdlet will only search the ini-format credential file at the location given.As the current folder can vary in a shell or during script execution it is advised that you use specify a fully qualified path instead of a relative path.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesAWSProfilesLocation, ProfilesLocation
-ProfileName <String>
The user-defined name of an AWS credentials or SAML-based role profile containing credential information. The profile is expected to be found in the secure credential file shared with the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio. You can also specify the name of a profile stored in the .ini-format credential file used with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesStoredCredentials, AWSProfileName
-Region <Object>
The system name of an AWS region or an AWSRegion instance. This governs the endpoint that will be used when calling service operations. Note that the AWS resources referenced in a call are usually region-specific.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesRegionToCall
-SecretKey <String>
The AWS secret key for the user account. This can be a temporary secret key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesSK, SecretAccessKey
-SessionToken <String>
The session token if the access and secret keys are temporary session-based credentials.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)
AliasesST

Outputs

This cmdlet does not generate any output.The service response (type Amazon.Synthetics.Model.UpdateCanaryResponse) can be referenced from properties attached to the cmdlet entry in the $AWSHistory stack.

Supported Version

AWS Tools for PowerShell: 2.x.y.z