DeviceFarm / Client / get_instance_profile



Returns information about the specified instance profile.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_instance_profile(

arn (string) –


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of an instance profile.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'instanceProfile': {
        'arn': 'string',
        'packageCleanup': True|False,
        'excludeAppPackagesFromCleanup': [
        'rebootAfterUse': True|False,
        'name': 'string',
        'description': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • instanceProfile (dict) –

      An object that contains information about an instance profile.

      • arn (string) –

        The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the instance profile.

      • packageCleanup (boolean) –

        When set to true, Device Farm removes app packages after a test run. The default value is false for private devices.

      • excludeAppPackagesFromCleanup (list) –

        An array of strings containing the list of app packages that should not be cleaned up from the device after a test run completes.

        The list of packages is considered only if you set packageCleanup to true.

        • (string) –

      • rebootAfterUse (boolean) –

        When set to true, Device Farm reboots the instance after a test run. The default value is true.

      • name (string) –

        The name of the instance profile.

      • description (string) –

        The description of the instance profile.


  • DeviceFarm.Client.exceptions.ArgumentException

  • DeviceFarm.Client.exceptions.NotFoundException

  • DeviceFarm.Client.exceptions.LimitExceededException

  • DeviceFarm.Client.exceptions.ServiceAccountException