EC2 / Client / describe_addresses_attribute



Describes the attributes of the specified Elastic IP addresses. For requirements, see Using reverse DNS for email applications.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.describe_addresses_attribute(
  • AllocationIds (list) –

    [EC2-VPC] The allocation IDs.

    • (string) –

  • Attribute (string) – The attribute of the IP address.

  • NextToken (string) – The token for the next page of results.

  • MaxResults (integer) – The maximum number of results to return with a single call. To retrieve the remaining results, make another call with the returned nextToken value.

  • DryRun (boolean) – Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'Addresses': [
            'PublicIp': 'string',
            'AllocationId': 'string',
            'PtrRecord': 'string',
            'PtrRecordUpdate': {
                'Value': 'string',
                'Status': 'string',
                'Reason': 'string'
    'NextToken': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • Addresses (list) –

      Information about the IP addresses.

      • (dict) –

        The attributes associated with an Elastic IP address.

        • PublicIp (string) –

          The public IP address.

        • AllocationId (string) –

          [EC2-VPC] The allocation ID.

        • PtrRecord (string) –

          The pointer (PTR) record for the IP address.

        • PtrRecordUpdate (dict) –

          The updated PTR record for the IP address.

          • Value (string) –

            The value for the PTR record update.

          • Status (string) –

            The status of the PTR record update.

          • Reason (string) –

            The reason for the PTR record update.

    • NextToken (string) –

      The token to use to retrieve the next page of results. This value is null when there are no more results to return.