Queries information of a RAM role.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes GetRole

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

RoleName String Yes ECSAdmin

The name of the RAM role.

The name must be 1 to 64 characters in length, and can contain letters, digits, periods (.), and hyphens (-).

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 04F0F334-1335-436C-A1D7-6C044FE73368

The ID of the request.

Role Struct

The information of the RAM role.

Arn String acs:ram::123456789012****:role/ECSAdmin

The Alibaba Cloud Resource Name (ARN) of the RAM role.

AssumeRolePolicyDocument String { "Statement": [ { "Action": "sts:AssumeRole", "Effect": "Allow", "Principal": { "RAM": "acs:ram::123456789012****:root" } } ], "Version": "1" }

The content of the policy that specifies one or more entities entrusted to assume the RAM role.

CreateDate String 2015-01-23T12:33:18Z

The time when the RAM role was created.

Description String ECS administrator

The description of the RAM role.

MaxSessionDuration Long 3600

The maximum session duration of the RAM role.

RoleId String 901234567890****

The ID of the RAM role.

RoleName String ECSAdmin

The name of the RAM role.

UpdateDate String 2015-01-23T12:33:18Z

The time when the RAM role was modified.


Sample requests

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Sample success responses

XML format

		    <Description>ECS administrator</Description>
		    <AssumeRolePolicyDocument>{ "Statement": [ { "Action": "sts:AssumeRole", "Effect": "Allow", "Principal": { "RAM": "acs:ram::123456789012****:root" } } ], "Version": "1" }</AssumeRolePolicyDocument>

JSON format

    "RequestId": "04F0F334-1335-436C-A1D7-6C044FE73368",
    "Role": {
        "RoleId": "901234567890****",
        "RoleName": "ECSAdmin",
        "Arn": "acs:ram::123456789012****:role/ECSAdmin",
        "Description": "ECS administrator",
        "MaxSessionDuration": 3600,
        "AssumeRolePolicyDocument": "{ \"Statement\": [ { \"Action\": \"sts:AssumeRole\", \"Effect\": \"Allow\", \"Principal\": { \"RAM\": \"acs:ram::123456789012****:root\" } } ], \"Version\": \"1\" }",
        "CreateDate": "2015-01-23T12:33:18Z",
        "UpdateDate": "2015-01-23T12:33:18Z"

Error codes

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