How to Find Expired Resources
A resource can be tagged with an expiration tag that instructs Resoto to clean it up at a defined time. This can serve as a safety net for when a CI job fails or the IaC tool aborts halfway through its run, or even as the primary means of managing resource lifecycles.
Resoto calculates the expiration time of a resource based on its expiration tag and stores the result as the value of the
Execute the following search in Resoto Shell to list all expired resources:
> search /metadata.expires < "@utc@"
This search finds all resources that have an
expires property that is less than the current time. Resoto automatically expands
@utc@ to the current date and time. See
help placeholders for more information on placeholder strings.