Creates a version for a policy.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CreatePolicyVersion

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

PolicyDocument String Yes {"Statement":[{"Action":["oss:*"],"Effect":"Allow","Resource":["acs:oss:*:*:*"]}],"Version":"1"}

The script of the policy. The content can be up to 2,048 bytes in length.

PolicyName String Yes OSS-Administrator

The name of the policy.

RotateStrategy String No None

The rotation strategy of the policy. You can use this parameter to delete an early policy version.

Valid values:

  • None: indicates no rotation strategy is set.
  • DeleteOldestNonDefaultVersionWhenLimitExceeded: indicates that the earliest non-active version is deleted if the number of versions exceeds the limit.

Default value: None.

SetAsDefault Boolean No false

Specifies whether to set the version as the default version of the policy. Default value: false.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description

The information of the policy version.

CreateDate String 2015-01-23T12:33:18Z

The time when the policy version was created.

IsDefaultVersion Boolean false

Indicates whether the version is the default version of the policy.

PolicyDocument String { "Statement": [{ "Action": ["oss:*"], "Effect": "Allow", "Resource": ["acs:oss:*:*:*"]}], "Version": "1"}

The script of the policy.

VersionId String v3

The ID of the policy version.

RequestId String 9B34724D-54B0-4A51-B34D-4512372FE1BE

The ID of the request.


Sample requests
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Sample success responses

XML format

            <PolicyDocument>{ "Statement": [{ "Action": ["oss:*"], "Effect": "Allow", "Resource": ["acs:oss:*:*:*"]}], "Version": "1"}</PolicyDocument>

JSON format

		"PolicyDocument":"{ \"Statement\": [{ \"Action\": [\"oss:*\"], \"Effect\": \"Allow\", \"Resource\": [\"acs:oss:*:*:*\"]}], \"Version\": \"1\"}",

Error codes

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