You can call this operation to modify the name and description of a migration source.


This operation can be called regardless of the status of the migration source.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
SourceId String Yes s-xxxxxxxxxxx

The ID of the migration source to modify.

Action String Yes ModifySourceServerAttribute

The operation that you want to perform. Set this parameter to ModifySourceServerAttribute.

Description String No This is a source server.

The description of the migration source. The parameter value must meet the following requirements:

  • It can be up to 256 characters in length.
  • It cannot start with http:// or https://.
  • It can be an empty string.

Default value: null

Name String No MySourceServer

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

Default value: null

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 473469C7-AA6F-4DC5-B3DB-A3DC0DE3C83E

The ID of the request.


Sample request

http(s):// Action=ModifySourceServerAttribute
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success response

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Error codes

HTTP status code Error code Error message Description
400 SourceServerState.Invalid The specified source server status is invalid. The error message returned because the operation is not supported while the migration source is in the current state.
400 SourceServerName.Duplicate The specified source server name already exists. Please modify the source server name. The error message returned because the specified migration source name already exists. Modify the migration source name.
500 InternalError An error occurred while processing your request. Please try again. If the problem still exists, please submit a ticket. The error message returned because an internal error has occurred. Try again later. If the problem persists, submit a ticket.

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