ApsaraDB for RDS provides an event history feature so that you can view the events, such as instance creation or parameter modifications, that have occurred within a region over a period of time.
You can use this feature for free during the public preview and will be notified of the charges after the public preview.
Enable event history
- Log on to the ApsaraDB for RDS console.
- In the upper-left corner of the page, select the region to which you want to enable
- In the left-side navigation pane, click Event History. A message that prompts you to enable the event history feature will appear.
- Click OK.
Event history parameters
|Resource Type||The RDS resource type. The only resource type is Instance.|
|Resource Name||The RDS resource name. When Resource Type is Instance, the instance ID is displayed in the Resource Name column.|
|Event Type||The type of the event, such as Instance Management, Database Management, Read/Write Splitting, and Network.|
|Event Name||The name of the event. For example, if the event type is Instance Management, the event name may be Create Instance, Delete Instance, Change Specifications, or Restart Instance.|
|Run At||The time when the event was executed.|
|Event Source||The initiator of the event. Valid values:
|Cause||The cause of the event. Valid values:
|Parameters||The request parameters used to initiate actions in the console.|