Creates an IPv6 gateway.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CreateIpv6Gateway

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to CreateIpv6Gateway.

RegionId String Yes cn-huhehaote

The ID of the region where the IPv6 gateway is deployed. You can call the DescribeRegions operation to query the most recent region list.

VpcId String Yes vpc-123sedrfswd23****

The ID of the virtual private cloud (VPC) for which you want to create the IPv6 gateway.

Spec String No Small

The specification that you want to set for the IPv6 gateway. Valid values:

  • Small (default): Free edition
  • Medium: Medium edition
  • Large: Large edition

The forwarding and bandwidth capacity of an IPv6 gateway is based on the specification of the IPv6 gateway. For more information, see Editions of IPv6 gateways.

Name String No ipv6GW

The name of the IPv6 gateway.

The name must be 2 to 128 characters in length and can contain digits, periods (.), underscores (_), and hyphens (-). It must start with a letter and cannot start with http:// or https://.

Description String No ipv6gatewayforVPC1

The description of the IPv6 gateway.

The name must be 2 to 256 characters in length, and can contain letters, digits, periods (.), underscores (_), and hyphens (-). It must start with a letter but cannot start with http:// or https://.

ClientToken String No 123456

The client token that is used to ensure the idempotence of the request.

You can use the client to generate the value, but you must ensure that it is unique among different requests. The token can contain only ASCII characters and cannot exceed 64 characters in length.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Ipv6GatewayId String ipv6gw-hp3y0l3ln89j8cdvf****

The ID of the IPv6 gateway.

RequestId String 0ED8D006-F706-4D23-88ED-E11ED28DCAC

The ID of the request.


Sample requests
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Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

    "RequestId": "0ED8D006-F706-4D23-88ED-E11ED28DCAC0",
    "Ipv6GatewayId": "ipv6gw-hp3y0l3ln89j8cdvf****"

Error codes

HttpCode Error code Error message Description
404 InvalidRegionId.NotFound The specified RegionId does not exist in our records. The error message returned because RegionId is set to an invalid value. Check whether the service is available in the specified region.

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