Updating a subnet group - Amazon MemoryDB for Redis
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Updating a subnet group

You can update a subnet group's description, or modify the list of subnet IDs associated with the subnet group. You cannot delete a subnet ID from a subnet group if a cluster is currently using that subnet.

The following procedures show you how to update a subnet group.

Updating subnet groups (Console)

To update a subnet group

  1. Sign in to the Amazon Web Services Management Console and open the MemoryDB for Redis console at https://console.amazonaws.cn/memorydb/.

  2. In the left navigation pane, choose Subnet Groups.

  3. In the list of subnet groups, choose the one you want to modify.

  4. Name, VPCId and Description fields are not modifiable.

  5. In the Selected subnets section click Manage to make any changes to the Availability Zones you need for the subnets. To save your changes, choose Save.

Updating subnet groups (Amazon CLI)

At a command prompt, use the command update-subnet-group to update a subnet group.

For Linux, OS X, or Unix:

aws memorydb update-subnet-group \ --subnet-group-name mysubnetgroup \ --description "New description" \ --subnet-ids "subnet-42df9c3a" "subnet-48fc21a9"

For Windows:

aws memorydb update-subnet-group ^ --subnet-group-name mysubnetgroup ^ --description "New description" ^ --subnet-ids "subnet-42df9c3a" "subnet-48fc21a9"

This command should produce output similar to the following:

{ "SubnetGroup": { "VpcId": "vpc-73cd3c17", "Description": "New description", "Subnets": [ { "Identifier": "subnet-42dcf93a", "AvailabilityZone": { "Name": "us-east-1a" } }, { "Identifier": "subnet-48fc12a9", "AvailabilityZone": { "Name": "us-east-1a" } } ], "Name": "mysubnetgroup", "ARN": "arn:aws:memorydb:us-east-1:012345678912:subnetgroup/mysubnetgroup", } }

For more information, see the Amazon CLI topic update-subnet-group.

Updating subnet groups (MemoryDB API)

Using the MemoryDB API, call UpdateSubnetGroup with the following parameters:

  • SubnetGroupName=mysubnetgroup

  • Any other parameters whose values you want to change. This example uses Description=New%20description to change the description of the subnet group.


https://memory-db.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/ ?Action=UpdateSubnetGroup &Description=New%20description &SubnetGroupName=mysubnetgroup &SubnetIds.member.1=subnet-42df9c3a &SubnetIds.member.2=subnet-48fc21a9 &SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256 &SignatureVersion=4 &Timestamp=20141201T220302Z &Version=2014-12-01 &X-Amz-Algorithm=Amazon4-HMAC-SHA256 &X-Amz-Credential=<credential> &X-Amz-Date=20141201T220302Z &X-Amz-Expires=20141201T220302Z &X-Amz-Signature=<signature> &X-Amz-SignedHeaders=Host

When you create a new subnet group, take note the number of available IP addresses. If the subnet has very few free IP addresses, you might be constrained as to how many more nodes you can add to the cluster. To resolve this issue, you can assign one or more subnets to a subnet group so that you have a sufficient number of IP addresses in your cluster's Availability Zone. After that, you can add more nodes to your cluster.