Queries access control lists (ACLs).


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes DescribeAcls

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to


AclResourceName String Yes demo

The name of the resource.

  • The value can be the name of a topic or consumer group.
  • You can use an asterisk (*) to represent the names of all topics or consumer groups.
AclResourceType String Yes Topic

The type of the resource. Valid values:

  • Topic
  • Group
InstanceId String Yes alikafka_pre-cn-v0h1cng0***

The ID of the Message Queue for Apache Kafka instance.

RegionId String Yes cn-hangzhou

The ID of the region where the Message Queue for Apache Kafka instance is located.

Username String Yes test12****

The username of the Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) user.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Code Integer 200

The returned HTTP status code. A 200 status code indicates that the request succeeded.

KafkaAclList Array

The list of returned ACLs.

AclOperationType String Write

The type of operations allowed by the ACL.

AclResourceName String demo

The name of the resource.

AclResourcePatternType String LITERAL

The matching mode.

AclResourceType String Topic

The type of the resource.

Host String *

The host.

Username String test12***

The username of the SASL user.

Message String operation success.

The returned message.

RequestId String 46496E38-881E-4719-A2F3-F3DA6AEA***

The ID of the request.

Success Boolean true

Indicates whether the request was successful.


Sample request

http(s)://[Endpoint]/? Action=DescribeAcls
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format

      <Message>operation success. </Message>

JSON format

    "DescribeAclsResponse": {
        "RequestId": "46496E38-881E-4719-A2F3-F3DA6AEA***",
        "Message": "operation success.",
        "Code": 200,
        "Success": true,
        "KafkaAclList": {
            "KafkaAclVO": {
                "AclResourceName": "demo",
                "Username": "test12***",
                "AclResourceType": "Topic",
                "AclOperationType": "Write",
                "AclResourcePatternType": "LITERAL",
                "Host": "*"

Error codes

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