A License resource represents a software license. Licenses are used to track software usage in images, persistent disks, snapshots, and virtual machine instances.

For a list of methods for this resource, see the end of this page.

Resource representations

A license resource.

  "kind": "compute#license",
  "name": string,
  "chargesUseFee": boolean,
  "selfLink": string
Property name Value Description Notes
chargesUseFee boolean [Output Only] If true, the customer will be charged license fee for running software that contains this license on an instance.
kind string [Output Only] Type of resource. Always compute#license for licenses.
name string [Output Only] Name of the resource. The name is 1-63 characters long and complies with RFC1035.


Returns the specified License resource.

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