Queries the details of a workflow.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Required GetBusiness

The operation that you want to perform.

BusinessId Long Yes 1000000001

The ID of the workflow. You can obtain the ID based on ListBusiness.

ProjectId Long Yes 10000

Dataworks workspace ID and click the workspace manage icon in the upper-right corner to view the workspace information.

RegionId String Required cn-zhangjiakou

The list of regions where the services are located.

ProjectIdentifier String No dw_project

Dataworks unique identifier of the workspace, that is, the name of the workspace at the top of the data Development page.

You must specify either this parameter or the ProjectId parameter to determine the Dataworks workspace for the current API call.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Data Struct

The details of the workflow.

BusinessId Long 1000001

The ID of the workflow.

BusinessName String First workflow

The name of the workflow.

Description String This is my first workflow

The description of the workflow.

Owner String 20000****

The Alibaba Cloud User ID of the workflow owner.

ProjectId String 10000

The ID workflow workspace to which the DataWorks belongs.

UseType String NORMAL

The functional module of the workflow, including NORMAL (data analytics) and MANUAL_BIZ (manually triggered workflow workflow).

ErrorCode String 0

The error code.

ErrorMessage String Success

The returned message.

HttpStatusCode Integer 200

The HTTP status code.

RequestId String 0000-ABCD-EFG****

The unique ID of the call. You can use the error ID to troubleshoot the error.

Success Boolean true

Indicates whether the call is successful.


Sample requests

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

Sample success responses

XML format

    <Description> this is my first workflow </Description>
    <BusinessName> first workflow </BusinessName>

JSON format

    "RequestId": "0000-ABCD-EFG****",
    "HttpStatusCode": 200,
    "Data": {
        "Owner": "20000****",
        "Description": "This is my first workflow",
        "BusinessName": "First workflow",
        "UseType": "NORMAL",
        "ProjectId": 10000,
        "BusinessId": 1000001
    "ErrorCode": 0,
    "ErrorMessage": "Success",
    "Success": true

Error code

HttpCode Error code Error message Description
403 Forbidden.Access Access is forbidden. Activate DataWorks first. Your access is restricted, possibly because you have not activated DataWorks.
500 InternalError.System An internal system error occurred. Try again later. An internal system error occurred. Please try again later.
500 InternalError.UserId.Missing An internal system error occurred. Try again later. An internal system error occurred. Please try again later.
403 ResourceNotAuthorized.Api You are not authorized to access the resources. You cannot access resources without authorization.
429 Throttling.Api The request for this resource has exceeded your available limit. The request for the resource exceeds your available upper limit.
429 Throttling.System The DataWorks system is busy. Try again later. DataWorks the system is busy, please try again later.
429 Throttling.User Your request is too frequent. Try again later. Your request is too frequent, please try to slow down the request speed.

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