Lightsail / Client / get_setup_history



Returns detailed information for five of the most recent SetupInstanceHttps requests that were ran on the target instance.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_setup_history(
  • resourceName (string) –


    The name of the resource for which you are requesting information.

  • pageToken (string) –

    The token to advance to the next page of results from your request.

    To get a page token, perform an initial GetSetupHistory request. If your results are paginated, the response will return a next page token that you can specify as the page token in a subsequent request.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'setupHistory': [
            'operationId': 'string',
            'request': {
                'instanceName': 'string',
                'domainNames': [
                'certificateProvider': 'LetsEncrypt'
            'resource': {
                'name': 'string',
                'arn': 'string',
                'createdAt': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
                'location': {
                    'availabilityZone': 'string',
                    'regionName': 'us-east-1'|'us-east-2'|'us-west-1'|'us-west-2'|'eu-west-1'|'eu-west-2'|'eu-west-3'|'eu-central-1'|'ca-central-1'|'ap-south-1'|'ap-southeast-1'|'ap-southeast-2'|'ap-northeast-1'|'ap-northeast-2'|'eu-north-1'
                'resourceType': 'ContainerService'|'Instance'|'StaticIp'|'KeyPair'|'InstanceSnapshot'|'Domain'|'PeeredVpc'|'LoadBalancer'|'LoadBalancerTlsCertificate'|'Disk'|'DiskSnapshot'|'RelationalDatabase'|'RelationalDatabaseSnapshot'|'ExportSnapshotRecord'|'CloudFormationStackRecord'|'Alarm'|'ContactMethod'|'Distribution'|'Certificate'|'Bucket'
            'executionDetails': [
                    'command': 'string',
                    'dateTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
                    'name': 'string',
                    'status': 'succeeded'|'failed'|'inProgress',
                    'standardError': 'string',
                    'standardOutput': 'string',
                    'version': 'string'
            'status': 'succeeded'|'failed'|'inProgress'
    'nextPageToken': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • setupHistory (list) –

      The historical information that’s returned.

      • (dict) –

        Returns a list of the commands that were ran on the target resource.

        The status of each command is also returned.

        • operationId (string) –

          A GUID that’s used to identify the operation.

        • request (dict) –

          Information about the specified request.

          • instanceName (string) –

            The name of the Lightsail instance.

          • domainNames (list) –

            The name of the domain and subdomains that the SSL/TLS certificate secures.

            • (string) –

          • certificateProvider (string) –

            The Certificate Authority (CA) that issues the SSL/TLS certificate.

        • resource (dict) –

          The target resource name for the request.

          • name (string) –

            The name of the Lightsail resource.

          • arn (string) –

            The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the Lightsail resource.

          • createdAt (datetime) –

            The timestamp for when the resource was created.

          • location (dict) –

            Describes the resource location.

            • availabilityZone (string) –

              The Availability Zone. Follows the format us-east-2a (case-sensitive).

            • regionName (string) –

              The Amazon Web Services Region name.

          • resourceType (string) –

            The Lightsail resource type. For example, Instance.

        • executionDetails (list) –

          Describes the full details of the request.

          • (dict) –

            Returns details about the commands that were run.

            • command (string) –

              The command that was executed.

            • dateTime (datetime) –

              The timestamp for when the request was run.

            • name (string) –

              The name of the target resource.

            • status (string) –

              The status of the SetupInstanceHttps request.

            • standardError (string) –

              The text written by the command to stderr.

            • standardOutput (string) –

              The text written by the command to stdout.

            • version (string) –

              The current version of the script..

        • status (string) –

          The status of the request.

    • nextPageToken (string) –

      The token to advance to the next page of results from your request.

      A next page token is not returned if there are no more results to display.

      To get the next page of results, perform another GetSetupHistory request and specify the next page token using the pageToken parameter.


  • Lightsail.Client.exceptions.AccessDeniedException

  • Lightsail.Client.exceptions.InvalidInputException

  • Lightsail.Client.exceptions.NotFoundException

  • Lightsail.Client.exceptions.ServiceException

  • Lightsail.Client.exceptions.UnauthenticatedException