Last updated: 2021-05-11 10:58:56

1. API Description

Domain name for API request:

This API is used to start placing a game server session.

A maximum of 20 requests can be initiated per second for this API.

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2. Input Parameters

The following request parameter list only provides API request parameters and some common parameters. For the complete common parameter list, see Common Request Parameters.

Parameter Name Required Type Description
Action Yes String Common parameter. The value used for this API: StartGameServerSessionPlacement.
Version Yes String Common parameter. The value used for this API: 2019-11-12.
Region Yes String Common parameter. For more information, please see the list of regions supported by the product.
PlacementId Yes String The unique ID of the game server session placement. It should contain up to 48 ASCII characters, supporting [a-zA-Z0-9-]+.
GameServerSessionQueueName Yes String Game server session queue name
MaximumPlayerSessionCount Yes Integer The maximum number of players that can be connected simultaneously to the game session. It should a value between 1 to the maximum number of player sessions.
DesiredPlayerSessions.N No Array of DesiredPlayerSession Player game session information
GameProperties.N No Array of GameProperty Player game session attributes
GameServerSessionData No String Data of game server sessions. Up to 4096 ASCII characters are allowed.
GameServerSessionName No String Name of game server sessions. Up to 4096 ASCII characters are allowed.
PlayerLatencies.N No Array of PlayerLatency Player latency

3. Output Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description
GameServerSessionPlacement GameServerSessionPlacement Game server session placement
RequestId String The unique request ID, which is returned for each request. RequestId is required for locating a problem.

4. Example

Example1 Starting a game server session placement request

Input Example
&<Common request parameters>

Output Example

  "Response": {
    "GameServerSessionPlacement": {
      "DnsName": "",
      "EndTime": null,
      "GameProperties": [],
      "GameServerSessionData": "",
      "GameServerSessionId": "",
      "GameServerSessionName": "",
      "GameServerSessionQueueName": "PlacementTwo",
      "GameServerSessionRegion": "",
      "IpAddress": "",
      "MatchmakerData": "",
      "MaximumPlayerSessionCount": 100,
      "PlacedPlayerSessions": [],
      "PlacementId": "PlacementId-3a7d34cd-5240-11ea-b02a-3464a91513fe",
      "PlayerLatencies": [],
      "Port": 0,
      "StartTime": "2020-02-18T11:17:23Z",
      "Status": "PENDING"
    "RequestId": "84708eb1-0247-43f8-834e-c7edfdsfdgd53"

5. Developer Resources


TencentCloud API 3.0 integrates SDKs that support various programming languages to make it easier for you to call APIs.

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6. Error Code

The following only lists the error codes related to the API business logic. For other error codes, see Common Error Codes.

Error Code Description
FailedOperation Operation failed.
InvalidParameter Incorrect parameter.
InvalidParameterValue Incorrect parameter value.
ResourceNotFound The resource does not exist.
ResourceUnavailable The resource is unavailable.
UnauthorizedOperation The operation is unauthorized.
UnauthorizedOperation.ServiceNotOpened The service is not activated.