Returns the current status of a resource operation request. For more information, see Tracking the progress of resource operation requests in the Amazon Web Services Cloud Control API User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_resource_request_status(
RequestToken (string) --


A unique token used to track the progress of the resource operation request.

Request tokens are included in the ProgressEvent type returned by a resource operation request.

Return type
Response Syntax
    'ProgressEvent': {
        'TypeName': 'string',
        'Identifier': 'string',
        'RequestToken': 'string',
        'Operation': 'CREATE'|'DELETE'|'UPDATE',
        'EventTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'ResourceModel': 'string',
        'StatusMessage': 'string',
        'ErrorCode': 'NotUpdatable'|'InvalidRequest'|'AccessDenied'|'InvalidCredentials'|'AlreadyExists'|'NotFound'|'ResourceConflict'|'Throttling'|'ServiceLimitExceeded'|'NotStabilized'|'GeneralServiceException'|'ServiceInternalError'|'ServiceTimeout'|'NetworkFailure'|'InternalFailure',
        'RetryAfter': datetime(2015, 1, 1)

Response Structure

  • (dict) --
    • ProgressEvent (dict) --

      Represents the current status of the resource operation request.

      • TypeName (string) --

        The name of the resource type used in the operation.

      • Identifier (string) --

        The primary identifier for the resource.


        In some cases, the resource identifier may be available before the resource operation has reached a status of SUCCESS .

      • RequestToken (string) --

        The unique token representing this resource operation request.

        Use the RequestToken with GetResourceRequestStatus to return the current status of a resource operation request.

      • Operation (string) --

        The resource operation type.

      • OperationStatus (string) --

        The current status of the resource operation request.

        • PENDING : The resource operation hasn't yet started.
        • IN_PROGRESS : The resource operation is currently in progress.
        • SUCCESS : The resource operation has successfully completed.
        • FAILED : The resource operation has failed. Refer to the error code and status message for more information.
        • CANCEL_IN_PROGRESS : The resource operation is in the process of being canceled.
        • CANCEL_COMPLETE : The resource operation has been canceled.
      • EventTime (datetime) --

        When the resource operation request was initiated.

      • ResourceModel (string) --

        A JSON string containing the resource model, consisting of each resource property and its current value.

      • StatusMessage (string) --

        Any message explaining the current status.

      • ErrorCode (string) --

        For requests with a status of FAILED , the associated error code.

        For error code definitions, see Handler error codes in the CloudFormation Command Line Interface User Guide for Extension Development .

      • RetryAfter (datetime) --

        When to next request the status of this resource operation request.


  • CloudControlApi.Client.exceptions.RequestTokenNotFoundException