Rejecting a Net Peering

You can reject a Net peering requested between one of your Nets and another Net.

This action updates the state of the connection from pending-acceptance to rejected. For more information, see About Net Peerings > Lifecycle.

Rejecting a Net Peering Using Cockpit v2

  1. Click inside the Net Peerings dashboard to make checkboxes appear.

  2. Check the box of the Net peering you want to reject.
    The Net peering is selected and an action menu appears.

  3. Click IconUnlink Reject.
    A confirmation dialog box appears.

  4. Click Reject.
    The Net peering is rejected.

    A rejected Net peering remains visible for 1 hour.

Rejecting a Net Peering Using OSC CLI

The RejectNetPeering command rejects a Net peering request.
The Net peering must be in the pending-acceptance state to be rejected. The rejected Net peering is then in the rejected state.

Request sample
$ osc-cli api RejectNetPeering --profile "default" \
    --NetPeeringId "pcx-12345678"

This command contains the following attributes that you need to specify:

  • DryRun: (optional) If true, checks whether you have the required permissions to perform the action.

  • NetPeeringId: The ID of the Net peering you want to reject.

The RejectNetPeering command returns the following elements:

  • ResponseContext: Information about the context of the response.

Result sample
  "ResponseContext": {
    "RequestId": "0475ca1e-d0c5-441d-712a-da55a4175157"

Rejecting a VPC Peering Connection Using AWS CLI

To reject a VPC peering connection, use the reject-vpc-peering-connection command following this syntax:

Request sample
$ aws ec2 reject-pc-peering-connection \
    --profile YOUR_PROFILE \
    --vpc-peering-connection-id pcx-111aaa11 \

This command contains the following attributes that you need to specify:

  • (optional) profile: The named profile you want to use, created when configuring AWS CLI. For more information, see Installing and Configuring AWS CLI.

  • vpc-peering-connection-id: The ID of the VPC peering connection you want to reject.

  • endpoint: The endpoint corresponding to the Region you want to send the request to.

The reject-vpc-peering-connection command returns a boolean result:

  • Return: If true, the specified VPC peering connection is rejected. Otherwise, an error has occurred.

A rejected VPC peering connection remains visible for 1 hour.

Related Pages

Corresponding API Methods

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