Restart an ApsaraDB for RDS instance.

If a large number of transactions need to be submitted or rolled back, the restart process may be delayed for a minute.

Before you call this operation, make sure that the following requirements are met:

  • The instance is in the running state.
  • The instance does not have ongoing backup tasks.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes RestartDBInstance

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

DBInstanceId String Yes rm-uf6wjk5xxxxxx

The ID of an instance.

ClientToken String No ETnLKlblzczshOTUbOCzxxxxxx

The client token that is used to ensure idempotence of the request. You can use the client to generate the value, but you must ensure that it is unique among different requests. The token can only contain ASCII characters and cannot exceed 64 characters in length.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 65BDA532-28AF-4122-AA39-B382721EEE64

The ID of the request.


Sample requests

&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format

      <RequestId> 65BDA532-28AF-4122-AA39-B382721EEE64</RequestId></RestartDBInstanceResponse>

JSON format

    "RequestId": " 65BDA532-28AF-4122-AA39-B382721EEE64"

Error codes

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