Creates a host group.

Debugging

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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CreateHostGroup

The operation that you want to perform.

Set the value to CreateHostGroup.

HostGroupName String Yes HostGroup01

The name of the host group. The name can be up to 128 characters in length.

InstanceId String Yes bastionhost-cn-st220aw****

The ID of the Bastionhost instance where you want to create the host group.

Note You can call the DescribeInstances operation to query the ID of the Bastionhost instance.
RegionId String No cn-hangzhou

The region ID of the Bastionhost instance where you want to create the host group.

Note For more information about the mapping between region IDs and region names, see Regions and zones.
Comment String No Local host group.

The description of the host group. The value can be up to 500 characters in length.

All Alibaba Cloud API operations must include common request parameters. For more information about common request parameters, see Common parameters.

For more information about sample requests, see the "Examples" section of this topic.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
HostGroupId String 1

The ID of the host group.

RequestId String EC9BF0F4-8983-491A-BC8C-1B4DD94976DE

The ID of the request.

Examples

Sample requests

http(s)://[Endpoint]/?Action=CreateHostGroup
&HostGroupName=HostGroup01
&InstanceId=bastionhost-cn-st220aw****
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format

<CreateHostGroupResponse>
      <HostGroupId>1</HostGroupId>
      <RequestId>EC9BF0F4-8983-491A-BC8C-1B4DD94976DE</RequestId>
</CreateHostGroupResponse>

JSON format

{
	"HostGroupId": "1",
	"RequestId": "EC9BF0F4-8983-491A-BC8C-1B4DD94976DE"
}

Error codes

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