UpdatePackageVersion - Amazon IoT
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Updates the supported fields for a specific package version.

Requires permission to access the UpdatePackageVersion and GetIndexingConfiguration actions.

Request Syntax

PATCH /packages/packageName/versions/versionName?clientToken=clientToken HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "action": "string", "attributes": { "string" : "string" }, "description": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


A unique case-sensitive identifier that you can provide to ensure the idempotency of the request. Don't reuse this client token if a new idempotent request is required.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 36. Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: \S{36,64}


The name of the associated software package.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9-_.]+

Required: Yes


The name of the target package version.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9-_.]+

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The status that the package version should be assigned. For more information, see Package version lifecycle.

Type: String


Required: No


Metadata that can be used to define a package version’s configuration. For example, the Amazon S3 file location, configuration options that are being sent to the device or fleet.

Note: Attributes can be updated only when the package version is in a draft state.

The combined size of all the attributes on a package version is limited to 3KB.

Type: String to string map

Key Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1.

Key Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9:_-]+

Value Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1.

Value Pattern: [^\p{C}]+

Required: No


The package version description.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1024.

Pattern: [^\p{C}]+

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.



A resource with the same name already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 409


Internal error from the service that indicates an unexpected error or that the service is unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The rate exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific Amazon SDKs, see the following: