SSM / Client / list_document_versions



List all versions for a document.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.list_document_versions(
  • Name (string) –


    The name of the document. You can specify an Amazon Resource Name (ARN).

  • MaxResults (integer) – The maximum number of items to return for this call. The call also returns a token that you can specify in a subsequent call to get the next set of results.

  • NextToken (string) – The token for the next set of items to return. (You received this token from a previous call.)

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'DocumentVersions': [
            'Name': 'string',
            'DisplayName': 'string',
            'DocumentVersion': 'string',
            'VersionName': 'string',
            'CreatedDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
            'IsDefaultVersion': True|False,
            'DocumentFormat': 'YAML'|'JSON'|'TEXT',
            'Status': 'Creating'|'Active'|'Updating'|'Deleting'|'Failed',
            'StatusInformation': 'string',
            'ReviewStatus': 'APPROVED'|'NOT_REVIEWED'|'PENDING'|'REJECTED'
    'NextToken': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • DocumentVersions (list) –

      The document versions.

      • (dict) –

        Version information about the document.

        • Name (string) –

          The document name.

        • DisplayName (string) –

          The friendly name of the SSM document. This value can differ for each version of the document. If you want to update this value, see UpdateDocument.

        • DocumentVersion (string) –

          The document version.

        • VersionName (string) –

          The version of the artifact associated with the document. For example, 12.6. This value is unique across all versions of a document, and can’t be changed.

        • CreatedDate (datetime) –

          The date the document was created.

        • IsDefaultVersion (boolean) –

          An identifier for the default version of the document.

        • DocumentFormat (string) –

          The document format, either JSON or YAML.

        • Status (string) –

          The status of the SSM document, such as Creating, Active, Failed, and Deleting.

        • StatusInformation (string) –

          A message returned by Amazon Web Services Systems Manager that explains the Status value. For example, a Failed status might be explained by the StatusInformation message, “The specified S3 bucket doesn’t exist. Verify that the URL of the S3 bucket is correct.”

        • ReviewStatus (string) –

          The current status of the approval review for the latest version of the document.

    • NextToken (string) –

      The token to use when requesting the next set of items. If there are no additional items to return, the string is empty.


  • SSM.Client.exceptions.InternalServerError

  • SSM.Client.exceptions.InvalidNextToken

  • SSM.Client.exceptions.InvalidDocument