Creates a consumer group for a change tracking instance.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CreateConsumerGroup

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

ConsumerGroupName String Yes Test Consumer Group

The name of the consumer group. The name cannot exceed 128 characters in length. We recommend that you use an informative name for easy identification.

ConsumerGroupPassword String Yes Test123456

The password that corresponds to the username of the consumer group.

  • A password must contain two or more of the following characters: uppercase letters, lowercase letters, digits, and special characters.
  • A password must be 8 to 32 characters in length.
ConsumerGroupUserName String Yes dtstest

The username of the consumer group.

  • A username must contain one or more of the following characters: uppercase letters, lowercase letters, digits, and underscores (_).
  • A username cannot exceed 16 characters in length.
SubscriptionInstanceId String Yes dtsg2m10r1x15a****

The ID of the change tracking instance. You can call the DescribeSubscriptionInstances operation to query the instance ID.

RegionId String No cn-hangzhou

The ID of the region where the change tracking instance resides. For more information, see List of supported regions.

AccountId String No 12323344****

The ID of the Alibaba Cloud account. You do not need to specify this parameter because this parameter will be removed in the future.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
ConsumerGroupID String dtswc411cg617p****

The ID of the consumer group.

ErrCode String InternalError

The error code returned if the call failed.

ErrMessage String The request processing has failed due to some unknown error.

The error message returned if the call failed.

RequestId String 6063641E-BAD1-4BA7-B70B-26FFFD18****

The ID of the request.

Success String true

Indicates whether the call was successful.


Sample requests

&ConsumerGroupName=Test Consumer Group
&<Common request parameters>

Sample responses

XML format


JSON format

    "ConsumerGroupID": "dtswc411cg617p****",
    "RequestId": "6063641E-BAD1-4BA7-B70B-26FFFD18****",
    "Success": true

Error codes

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