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Describes a state machine.

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--state-machine-arn <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--state-machine-arn (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the state machine to describe.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.


stateMachineArn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that identifies the state machine.

name -> (string)

The name of the state machine.

status -> (string)

The current status of the state machine.

definition -> (string)

The Amazon States Language definition of the state machine.

roleArn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the IAM role used for executing this state machine.

creationDate -> (timestamp)

The date the state machine was created.