AppStream / Paginator / DescribeImages


class AppStream.Paginator.DescribeImages#
paginator = client.get_paginator('describe_images')

Creates an iterator that will paginate through responses from AppStream.Client.describe_images().

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response_iterator = paginator.paginate(
        'MaxItems': 123,
        'PageSize': 123,
        'StartingToken': 'string'
  • Names (list) –

    The names of the public or private images to describe.

    • (string) –

  • Arns (list) –

    The ARNs of the public, private, and shared images to describe.

    • (string) –

  • Type (string) – The type of image (public, private, or shared) to describe.

  • PaginationConfig (dict) –

    A dictionary that provides parameters to control pagination.

    • MaxItems (integer) –

      The total number of items to return. If the total number of items available is more than the value specified in max-items then a NextToken will be provided in the output that you can use to resume pagination.

    • PageSize (integer) –

      The size of each page.

    • StartingToken (string) –

      A token to specify where to start paginating. This is the NextToken from a previous response.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'Images': [
            'Name': 'string',
            'Arn': 'string',
            'BaseImageArn': 'string',
            'DisplayName': 'string',
            'Visibility': 'PUBLIC'|'PRIVATE'|'SHARED',
            'ImageBuilderSupported': True|False,
            'ImageBuilderName': 'string',
            'Platform': 'WINDOWS'|'WINDOWS_SERVER_2016'|'WINDOWS_SERVER_2019'|'WINDOWS_SERVER_2022'|'AMAZON_LINUX2',
            'Description': 'string',
            'StateChangeReason': {
                'Message': 'string'
            'Applications': [
                    'Name': 'string',
                    'DisplayName': 'string',
                    'IconURL': 'string',
                    'LaunchPath': 'string',
                    'LaunchParameters': 'string',
                    'Enabled': True|False,
                    'Metadata': {
                        'string': 'string'
                    'WorkingDirectory': 'string',
                    'Description': 'string',
                    'Arn': 'string',
                    'AppBlockArn': 'string',
                    'IconS3Location': {
                        'S3Bucket': 'string',
                        'S3Key': 'string'
                    'Platforms': [
                    'InstanceFamilies': [
                    'CreatedTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1)
            'CreatedTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
            'PublicBaseImageReleasedDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
            'AppstreamAgentVersion': 'string',
            'ImagePermissions': {
                'allowFleet': True|False,
                'allowImageBuilder': True|False
            'ImageErrors': [
                    'ErrorMessage': 'string',
                    'ErrorTimestamp': datetime(2015, 1, 1)


Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • Images (list) –

      Information about the images.

      • (dict) –

        Describes an image.

        • Name (string) –

          The name of the image.

        • Arn (string) –

          The ARN of the image.

        • BaseImageArn (string) –

          The ARN of the image from which this image was created.

        • DisplayName (string) –

          The image name to display.

        • State (string) –

          The image starts in the PENDING state. If image creation succeeds, the state is AVAILABLE. If image creation fails, the state is FAILED.

        • Visibility (string) –

          Indicates whether the image is public or private.

        • ImageBuilderSupported (boolean) –

          Indicates whether an image builder can be launched from this image.

        • ImageBuilderName (string) –

          The name of the image builder that was used to create the private image. If the image is shared, this value is null.

        • Platform (string) –

          The operating system platform of the image.

        • Description (string) –

          The description to display.

        • StateChangeReason (dict) –

          The reason why the last state change occurred.

          • Code (string) –

            The state change reason code.

          • Message (string) –

            The state change reason message.

        • Applications (list) –

          The applications associated with the image.

          • (dict) –

            Describes an application in the application catalog.

            • Name (string) –

              The name of the application.

            • DisplayName (string) –

              The application name to display.

            • IconURL (string) –

              The URL for the application icon. This URL might be time-limited.

            • LaunchPath (string) –

              The path to the application executable in the instance.

            • LaunchParameters (string) –

              The arguments that are passed to the application at launch.

            • Enabled (boolean) –

              If there is a problem, the application can be disabled after image creation.

            • Metadata (dict) –

              Additional attributes that describe the application.

              • (string) –

                • (string) –

            • WorkingDirectory (string) –

              The working directory for the application.

            • Description (string) –

              The description of the application.

            • Arn (string) –

              The ARN of the application.

            • AppBlockArn (string) –

              The app block ARN of the application.

            • IconS3Location (dict) –

              The S3 location of the application icon.

              • S3Bucket (string) –

                The S3 bucket of the S3 object.

              • S3Key (string) –

                The S3 key of the S3 object.

                This is required when used for the following:

                • IconS3Location (Actions: CreateApplication and UpdateApplication)

                • SessionScriptS3Location (Actions: CreateFleet and UpdateFleet)

                • ScriptDetails (Actions: CreateAppBlock)

                • SourceS3Location when creating an app block with CUSTOM PackagingType (Actions: CreateAppBlock)

                • SourceS3Location when creating an app block with APPSTREAM2 PackagingType, and using an existing application package (VHD file). In this case, S3Key refers to the VHD file. If a new application package is required, then S3Key is not required. (Actions: CreateAppBlock)

            • Platforms (list) –

              The platforms on which the application can run.

              • (string) –

            • InstanceFamilies (list) –

              The instance families for the application.

              • (string) –

            • CreatedTime (datetime) –

              The time at which the application was created within the app block.

        • CreatedTime (datetime) –

          The time the image was created.

        • PublicBaseImageReleasedDate (datetime) –

          The release date of the public base image. For private images, this date is the release date of the base image from which the image was created.

        • AppstreamAgentVersion (string) –

          The version of the AppStream 2.0 agent to use for instances that are launched from this image.

        • ImagePermissions (dict) –

          The permissions to provide to the destination AWS account for the specified image.

          • allowFleet (boolean) –

            Indicates whether the image can be used for a fleet.

          • allowImageBuilder (boolean) –

            Indicates whether the image can be used for an image builder.

        • ImageErrors (list) –

          Describes the errors that are returned when a new image can’t be created.

          • (dict) –

            Describes a resource error.

            • ErrorCode (string) –

              The error code.

            • ErrorMessage (string) –

              The error message.

            • ErrorTimestamp (datetime) –

              The time the error occurred.