If a user wants to search AWS resources using a
starts_with or “begins with” or “has prefix” query, the AWS CLI natively supports it.
Using AWS CloudFormation as an example, the AWS CLI allows for the following query syntax:
This outputs all of the CloudFormation stack names that start with a particular prefix.
starts_with syntax is included in the JMESPath specification.
$subjectstarts with the
$prefix, otherwise this function returns