[ aws . medialive ]



Gets the details for the input device

See also: AWS API Documentation

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


--input-device-id <value>
[--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--cli-auto-prompt <value>]


--input-device-id (string) The unique ID of this input device. For example, hd-123456789abcdef.

--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml (string) Reads arguments from the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, those values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally. This may not be specified along with --cli-input-yaml.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. Similarly, if provided yaml-input it will print a sample input YAML that can be used with --cli-input-yaml. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

--cli-auto-prompt (boolean) Automatically prompt for CLI input parameters.

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


Arn -> (string)

The unique ARN of the input device.

ConnectionState -> (string)

The state of the connection between the input device and AWS.

DeviceSettingsSyncState -> (string)

The status of the action to synchronize the device configuration. If you change the configuration of the input device (for example, the maximum bitrate), MediaLive sends the new data to the device. The device might not update itself immediately. SYNCED means the device has updated its configuration. SYNCING means that it has not updated its configuration.

HdDeviceSettings -> (structure)

Settings that describe an input device that is type HD.

ActiveInput -> (string)

If you specified Auto as the configured input, specifies which of the sources is currently active (SDI or HDMI).

ConfiguredInput -> (string)

The source at the input device that is currently active. You can specify this source.

DeviceState -> (string)

The state of the input device.

Framerate -> (double)

The frame rate of the video source.

Height -> (integer)

The height of the video source, in pixels.

MaxBitrate -> (integer)

The current maximum bitrate for ingesting this source, in bits per second. You can specify this maximum.

ScanType -> (string)

The scan type of the video source.

Width -> (integer)

The width of the video source, in pixels.

Id -> (string)

The unique ID of the input device.

MacAddress -> (string)

The network MAC address of the input device.

Name -> (string)

A name that you specify for the input device.

NetworkSettings -> (structure)

The network settings for the input device.

DnsAddresses -> (list)

The DNS addresses of the input device.


Placeholder documentation for __string

Gateway -> (string)

The network gateway IP address.

IpAddress -> (string)

The IP address of the input device.

IpScheme -> (string)

Specifies whether the input device has been configured (outside of MediaLive) to use a dynamic IP address assignment (DHCP) or a static IP address.

SubnetMask -> (string)

The subnet mask of the input device.

SerialNumber -> (string)

The unique serial number of the input device.

Type -> (string)

The type of the input device.