AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes the data feed for Spot Instances. For more information, see Spot Instance Data Feed in the Amazon EC2 User Guide for Linux Instances.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscriptionAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.EC2
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscriptionResponse DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscription(
         DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscriptionRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscriptionRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscription service method, as returned by EC2.


This example describes the Spot Instance datafeed subscription for your AWS account.

To describe the datafeed for your AWS account

var response = client.DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscription(new DescribeSpotDatafeedSubscriptionRequest 

SpotDatafeedSubscription spotDatafeedSubscription = response.SpotDatafeedSubscription;


Version Information

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

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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