AWS services or capabilities described in AWS Documentation may vary by region/location. Click Getting Started with Amazon AWS to see specific differences applicable to the China (Beijing) Region.

You are viewing documentation for version 2 of the AWS SDK for Ruby. Version 3 documentation can be found here.

Class: Aws::OpsWorks::Types::StopInstanceRequest

  • Object
show all
Defined in:



When passing StopInstanceRequest as input to an Aws::Client method, you can use a vanilla Hash:

  instance_id: "String", # required
  force: false,

Instance Attribute Summary collapse

Instance Attribute Details


Specifies whether to force an instance to stop. If the instance\'s root device type is ebs, or EBS-backed, adding the Force parameter to the StopInstances API call disassociates the AWS OpsWorks Stacks instance from EC2, and forces deletion of only the OpsWorks Stacks instance. You must also delete the formerly-associated instance in EC2 after troubleshooting and replacing the AWS OpsWorks Stacks instance with a new one.


  • (Boolean)

    Specifies whether to force an instance to stop.


The instance ID.


  • (String)

    The instance ID.