change max_allowed_packet (or any arbitrary DB parameter group value) in Amazon RDS from commandline

This task sounds to be quite easy, but because the AWS Management Console does not allow the manipulation of parameter group values, you have to go the way using the API from your commandline (or from wherever you want). This post will explain how to do it in your console using the API tools from… Continue reading change max_allowed_packet (or any arbitrary DB parameter group value) in Amazon RDS from commandline