CloudFormation RollBacks

Links: 102 AWS DVA Index


  • Stack Creation Fails:
    • Default: everything rolls back (gets deleted). We can look at the logs to know what triggered the rollback.
    • Option to disable rollback and troubleshoot what happened
    • The stack can only be deleted. Look for word created in the question.
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  • Stack Update Fails:
    • The stack automatically rolls back to the previous known working state
    • Ability to see in the log what happened and error messages
    • The Stack can be updated.

Last updated: 2022-05-18