You can call this operation to modify the database description.

Note This operation is not applicable to ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL or PPAS.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes ModifyDBDescription

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

DBInstanceId String Yes rm-uf6wjk5xxxxxxx

The ID of the instance.

DBName String Yes testDB01

The name of the database.

DBDescription String Yes Test database A

The description of the database.

AccessKeyId String No LTAIfCxxxxxxx

The AccessKey ID that Alibaba Cloud issues to a user for service access.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74

The ID of the request.


Sample requests

http(s):// Action=ModifyDBDescription
&DBDescription=Test database A
&<Common request parameters>

Successful response examples

XML format

	  <RequestId> 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74</RequestId></ModifyDBDescriptionResponse>

JSON format

	"RequestId":" 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74"

Error codes

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