AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Start a task using random placement and the default Amazon ECS scheduler. To use your own scheduler or place a task on a specific container instance, use StartTask instead.

The count parameter is limited to 10 tasks per call.

Namespace: Amazon.ECS
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public abstract RunTaskResponse RunTask(
         RunTaskRequest request


Type: Amazon.ECS.Model.RunTaskRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the RunTask service method.

Return Value
Type: Amazon.ECS.Model.RunTaskResponse
The response from the RunTask service method, as returned by ECS.


ClientException These errors are usually caused by a client action, such as using an action or resource on behalf of a user that doesn't have permission to use the action or resource, or specifying an identifier that is not valid.
ClusterNotFoundException The specified cluster could not be found. You can view your available clusters with ListClusters. Amazon ECS clusters are region-specific.
InvalidParameterException The specified parameter is invalid. Review the available parameters for the API request.
ServerException These errors are usually caused by a server issue.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5