ConfigService / Paginator / DescribeRetentionConfigurations


class ConfigService.Paginator.DescribeRetentionConfigurations#
paginator = client.get_paginator('describe_retention_configurations')

Creates an iterator that will paginate through responses from ConfigService.Client.describe_retention_configurations().

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response_iterator = paginator.paginate(
        'MaxItems': 123,
        'StartingToken': 'string'
  • RetentionConfigurationNames (list) –

    A list of names of retention configurations for which you want details. If you do not specify a name, Config returns details for all the retention configurations for that account.


    Currently, Config supports only one retention configuration per region in your account.

    • (string) –

  • PaginationConfig (dict) –

    A dictionary that provides parameters to control pagination.

    • MaxItems (integer) –

      The total number of items to return. If the total number of items available is more than the value specified in max-items then a NextToken will be provided in the output that you can use to resume pagination.

    • StartingToken (string) –

      A token to specify where to start paginating. This is the NextToken from a previous response.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'RetentionConfigurations': [
            'Name': 'string',
            'RetentionPeriodInDays': 123


Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • RetentionConfigurations (list) –

      Returns a retention configuration object.

      • (dict) –

        An object with the name of the retention configuration and the retention period in days. The object stores the configuration for data retention in Config.

        • Name (string) –

          The name of the retention configuration object.

        • RetentionPeriodInDays (integer) –

          Number of days Config stores your historical information.


          Currently, only applicable to the configuration item history.