AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Generate a token for IAM authentication to an RDS database. Token generation additionally requires AWSCredentials. They will be loaded from the application's default configuration, and if unsuccessful from the Instance Profile service on an EC2 instance.

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


public String GenerateAuthToken(
         RegionEndpoint region,
         String hostname,
         Int32 port,
         String dbUser


Type: Amazon.RegionEndpoint

The region of the RDS database.

Type: System.String

Hostname of the RDS database.

Type: System.Int32

Port of the RDS database.

Type: System.String

Database user for the token.

Return Value

Type: String

Version Information

.NET Core App:
Supported in: 3.1

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 2.0

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