euwatch-describe-alarms-for-metric man page

euwatch-describe-alarms-for-metric ā€” Describe alarms for a single metric.


euwatch-describe-alarms-for-metric --metric-name METRIC --namespace


[--dimensions KEY1=VALUE1,KEY2=VALUE2,...] [--period SECONDS] [--show-long] [--statistic {Average,Maximum,Minimum,SampleCount,Sum}] [--unit UNIT] [--show-empty-fields] [-U URL] [--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID] [-S KEY] [--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h]


Describe alarms for a single metric.


Note that all of an alarm's metrics must match exactly to obtain any results.

optional arguments

--metric-name METRIC

name of the metric (required)

--namespace NAMESPACE

namespace of the metric (required)

--dimensions KEY1=VALUE1,KEY2=VALUE2,...

dimensions of the metric

--period SECONDS

period over which statistics are applied


show all of the alarms' info

--statistic {Average,Maximum,Minimum,SampleCount,Sum}

statistic of the metric on which to trigger alarms

--unit UNIT

unit of measurement for statistics


show empty values as "(nil)"

-U URL, --url URL

instance monitoring service endpoint URL

--region USER@REGION

region and/or user names to search when looking up config file data

-I KEY_ID, --access-key-id KEY_ID

-S KEY, --secret-key KEY

--security-token TOKEN


show debugging output


launch interactive debugger on error


show the program's version and exit

-h, --help

show this help message and exit


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