SearchResources - AWS Resource Groups

SearchResources

Returns a list of AWS resource identifiers that matches the specified query. The query uses the same format as a resource query in a CreateGroup or UpdateGroupQuery operation.

Minimum permissions

To run this command, you must have the following permissions:

  • resource-groups:SearchResources

Request Syntax

POST /resources/search HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "MaxResults": number, "NextToken": "string", "ResourceQuery": { "Query": "string", "Type": "string" } }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

MaxResults

The total number of results that you want included on each page of the response. If you do not include this parameter, it defaults to a value that is specific to the operation. If additional items exist beyond the maximum you specify, the NextToken response element is present and has a value (is not null). Include that value as the NextToken request parameter in the next call to the operation to get the next part of the results. Note that the service might return fewer results than the maximum even when there are more results available. You should check NextToken after every operation to ensure that you receive all of the results.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 50.

Required: No

NextToken

The parameter for receiving additional results if you receive a NextToken response in a previous request. A NextToken response indicates that more output is available. Set this parameter to the value provided by a previous call's NextToken response to indicate where the output should continue from.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 8192.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9+/]*={0,2}$

Required: No

ResourceQuery

The search query, using the same formats that are supported for resource group definition. For more information, see CreateGroup.

Type: ResourceQuery object

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "NextToken": "string", "QueryErrors": [ { "ErrorCode": "string", "Message": "string" } ], "ResourceIdentifiers": [ { "ResourceArn": "string", "ResourceType": "string" } ] }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.

NextToken

If present, indicates that more output is available than is included in the current response. Use this value in the NextToken request parameter in a subsequent call to the operation to get the next part of the output. You should repeat this until the NextToken response element comes back as null.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 8192.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9+/]*={0,2}$

QueryErrors

A list of QueryError objects. Each error is an object that contains ErrorCode and Message structures. Possible values for ErrorCode are CLOUDFORMATION_STACK_INACTIVE and CLOUDFORMATION_STACK_NOT_EXISTING.

Type: Array of QueryError objects

ResourceIdentifiers

The ARNs and resource types of resources that are members of the group that you specified.

Type: Array of ResourceIdentifier objects

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

BadRequestException

The request includes one or more parameters that violate validation rules.

HTTP Status Code: 400

ForbiddenException

The caller isn't authorized to make the request. Check permissions.

HTTP Status Code: 403

InternalServerErrorException

An internal error occurred while processing the request. Try again later.

HTTP Status Code: 500

MethodNotAllowedException

The request uses an HTTP method that isn't allowed for the specified resource.

HTTP Status Code: 405

TooManyRequestsException

You've exceeded throttling limits by making too many requests in a period of time.

HTTP Status Code: 429

UnauthorizedException

The request was rejected because it doesn't have valid credentials for the target resource.

HTTP Status Code: 401

Examples

Example

This example illustrates one usage of SearchResources.

Sample Request

POST /resources/search HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "ResourceQuery": { "Query": "{\"ResourceTypeFilters\":[\"AWS::AllSupported\"],\"TagFilters\":[{\"Key\":\"Stage\",\"Values\":[\"Test\",\"Prod\"]}]}", "Type": "TAG_FILTERS_1_0" } }

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK Content-type: application/json { "NextToken": "eyJNYXJrZXIiOiBudWxsLCAiYm90b190cnVuY2F0ZV9hbW91bnQiOiAxfQ==", "ResourceIdentifiers": [ { "ResourceArn": "arn:aws:ec2:us-west-2:123456789012:instance/my-ec2-instance1", "ResourceType": "AWS::EC2::Instance" }, { "ResourceArn": "arn:aws:ec2:us-west-2:123456789012:instance/my-ec2-instance2", "ResourceType": "AWS::EC2::Instance" }, { "ResourceArn": "arn:aws:rds:us-west-2:123456789012:db:mysql-db-instance1", "ResourceType": "AWS::RDS::DBInstance" } ] }

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: