Use CreateLogStream with an Amazon SDK or CLI - Amazon CloudWatch Logs
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Use CreateLogStream with an Amazon SDK or CLI

The following code examples show how to use CreateLogStream.

Amazon SDK for .NET

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

using System; using System.Threading.Tasks; using Amazon.CloudWatchLogs; using Amazon.CloudWatchLogs.Model; /// <summary> /// Shows how to create an Amazon CloudWatch Logs stream for a CloudWatch /// log group. /// </summary> public class CreateLogStream { public static async Task Main() { // This client object will be associated with the same AWS Region // as the default user on this system. If you need to use a // different AWS Region, pass it as a parameter to the client // constructor. var client = new AmazonCloudWatchLogsClient(); string logGroupName = "cloudwatchlogs-example-loggroup"; string logStreamName = "cloudwatchlogs-example-logstream"; var request = new CreateLogStreamRequest { LogGroupName = logGroupName, LogStreamName = logStreamName, }; var response = await client.CreateLogStreamAsync(request); if (response.HttpStatusCode == System.Net.HttpStatusCode.OK) { Console.WriteLine($"{logStreamName} successfully created for {logGroupName}."); } else { Console.WriteLine("Could not create stream."); } } }
  • For API details, see CreateLogStream in Amazon SDK for .NET API Reference.

Amazon CLI

The following command creates a log stream named 20150601 in the log group my-logs:

aws logs create-log-stream --log-group-name my-logs --log-stream-name 20150601

For a complete list of Amazon SDK developer guides and code examples, see Using CloudWatch Logs with an Amazon SDK. This topic also includes information about getting started and details about previous SDK versions.