[ aws . lambda ]

update-alias

Description

Updates the configuration of a Lambda function alias .

See also: AWS API Documentation

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  update-alias
--function-name <value>
--name <value>
[--function-version <value>]
[--description <value>]
[--routing-config <value>]
[--revision-id <value>]
[--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--function-name (string)

The name of the Lambda function.

Name formats

  • Function name - MyFunction .

  • Function ARN - arn:aws:lambda:us-west-2:123456789012:function:MyFunction .

  • Partial ARN - 123456789012:function:MyFunction .

The length constraint applies only to the full ARN. If you specify only the function name, it is limited to 64 characters in length.

--name (string)

The name of the alias.

--function-version (string)

The function version that the alias invokes.

--description (string)

A description of the alias.

--routing-config (structure)

The routing configuration of the alias.

AdditionalVersionWeights -> (map)

The second version, and the percentage of traffic that’s routed to it.

key -> (string)

value -> (double)

Shorthand Syntax:

AdditionalVersionWeights={KeyName1=double,KeyName2=double}

JSON Syntax:

{
  "AdditionalVersionWeights": {"string": double
    ...}
}

--revision-id (string)

Only update the alias if the revision ID matches the ID that’s specified. Use this option to avoid modifying an alias that has changed since you last read it.

--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.

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.

Examples

Note

To use the following examples, you must have the AWS CLI installed and configured. See the Getting started guide in the AWS CLI User Guide for more information.

Unless otherwise stated, all examples have unix-like quotation rules. These examples will need to be adapted to your terminal’s quoting rules. See Using quotation marks with strings in the AWS CLI User Guide .

To update a function alias

The following update-alias example updates the alias named LIVE to point to version 3 of the my-function Lambda function.

aws lambda update-alias \
    --function-name my-function \
    --function-version 3 \
    --name LIVE

Output:

{
    "FunctionVersion": "3",
    "Name": "LIVE",
    "AliasArn": "arn:aws:lambda:us-west-2:123456789012:function:my-function:LIVE",
    "RevisionId": "594f41fb-b85f-4c20-95c7-6ca5f2a92c93",
    "Description": "alias for live version of function"
}

For more information, see Configuring AWS Lambda Function Aliases in the AWS Lambda Developer Guide.

Output

AliasArn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the alias.

Name -> (string)

The name of the alias.

FunctionVersion -> (string)

The function version that the alias invokes.

Description -> (string)

A description of the alias.

RoutingConfig -> (structure)

The routing configuration of the alias.

AdditionalVersionWeights -> (map)

The second version, and the percentage of traffic that’s routed to it.

key -> (string)

value -> (double)

RevisionId -> (string)

A unique identifier that changes when you update the alias.