AWS GameLift Alias

This page shows how to write Terraform and CloudFormation for GameLift Alias and write them securely.

aws_gamelift_alias (Terraform)

The Alias in GameLift can be configured in Terraform with the resource name aws_gamelift_alias. The following sections describe how to use the resource and its parameters.

Example Usage from GitHub

An example could not be found in GitHub.

Parameters

Explanation in Terraform Registry

Provides a Gamelift Alias resource.

AWS::GameLift::Alias (CloudFormation)

The Alias in GameLift can be configured in CloudFormation with the resource name AWS::GameLift::Alias. The following sections describe how to use the resource and its parameters.

Parameters

Explanation in CloudFormation Registry

The AWS::GameLift::Alias resource creates an alias for an Amazon GameLift (GameLift) fleet destination. There are two types of routing strategies for aliases: simple and terminal. A simple alias points to an active fleet. A terminal alias displays a message instead of routing players to an active fleet. For example, a terminal alias might display a URL link that directs players to an upgrade site. You can use aliases to define destinations in a game session queue or when requesting new game sessions.

Frequently asked questions

What is AWS GameLift Alias?

AWS GameLift Alias is a resource for GameLift of Amazon Web Service. Settings can be wrote in Terraform and CloudFormation.