New feature - CPM now adds tags to snapshots and AMIs using a single API call
To reduce the number of API calls, CPM's behavior has been changed.
When applying tags to snapshots, CPM will apply the tags using a single API call, rather than an API call per tag.
Reference defect number - e5de964f41, fixed in v2.2.0
Restful API examples for 3.0.x
Background The purpose of this article is to help you get started with N2WS Restful API for 3.0.x and provide you some examples on how to use it. However it is not meant to replace the official documentation - for full and accurate information on all ...
CLI call to clear alerts
A new CLI function allows to clear all alerts in the system, for all users. Can be run only by the admin/root user The CLI call command is named: clear_all_alerts You can download the latest CLI and it's User Guide at ...
CPM may not copy tags from RDS into a snapshot
Symptom: RDS Snapshots may not have tags copied from original RDS You may also see the following error in the cpm_agent.log and agent_error.log: User/user_name_here is not authorized to perform: rds:AddTagsToResource on resource: ...
CPM may fail to set the "cpm_deleted" tag to RDS Snapshots
Symptom: When performing a cross-account DR Copy of RDS snapshots, using a DR account with “Allow Deleting Snapshots” as False, the RDS snapshots that have exceeded the retention policy, will not have the “cpm_deleted” tag. You will also see the ...
CPM may generate an error in the logs when creating snapshots with tags that begin with “aws:”
When CPM creates snapshots, some snapshots may have tags that begin with “aws:”. These tags are AWS’s tags and are only allowed to be used by AWS. Therefore, when CPM will create a snapshot of an EC2 resource with such a tag, the snapshot will ...