QueryObjects - AWS Data Pipeline


Queries the specified pipeline for the names of objects that match the specified set of conditions.

Request Syntax

{ "limit": number, "marker": "string", "pipelineId": "string", "query": { "selectors": [ { "fieldName": "string", "operator": { "type": "string", "values": [ "string" ] } } ] }, "sphere": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The maximum number of object names that QueryObjects will return in a single call. The default value is 100.

Type: Integer

Required: No


The starting point for the results to be returned. For the first call, this value should be empty. As long as there are more results, continue to call QueryObjects with the marker value from the previous call to retrieve the next set of results.

Type: String

Required: No


The ID of the pipeline.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1024.

Pattern: [\u0020-\uD7FF\uE000-\uFFFD\uD800\uDC00-\uDBFF\uDFFF\n\t]*

Required: Yes


The query that defines the objects to be returned. The Query object can contain a maximum of ten selectors. The conditions in the query are limited to top-level String fields in the object. These filters can be applied to components, instances, and attempts.

Type: Query object

Required: No


Indicates whether the query applies to components or instances. The possible values are: COMPONENT, INSTANCE, and ATTEMPT.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "hasMoreResults": boolean, "ids": [ "string" ], "marker": "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.


Indicates whether there are more results that can be obtained by a subsequent call.

Type: Boolean


The identifiers that match the query selectors.

Type: Array of strings

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1024.

Pattern: [\u0020-\uD7FF\uE000-\uFFFD\uD800\uDC00-\uDBFF\uDFFF\n\t]*


The starting point for the next page of results. To view the next page of results, call QueryObjects again with this marker value. If the value is null, there are no more results.

Type: String


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


An internal service error occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request was not valid. Verify that your request was properly formatted, that the signature was generated with the correct credentials, and that you haven't exceeded any of the service limits for your account.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified pipeline has been deleted.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified pipeline was not found. Verify that you used the correct user and account identifiers.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of QueryObjects.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 X-Amz-Target: DataPipeline.QueryObjects Content-Length: 123 Host: datapipeline.us-east-1.amazonaws.com X-Amz-Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 17:49:52 GMT Authorization: AuthParams {"pipelineId": "df-06372391ZG65EXAMPLE", "query": {"selectors": [ ] }, "sphere": "INSTANCE", "marker": "", "limit": 10}

Sample Response

x-amzn-RequestId: 14d704c1-0775-11e2-af6f-6bc7a6be60d9 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: 72 Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 17:50:53 GMT {"hasMoreResults": false, "ids": ["@SayHello_1_2012-09-25T17:00:00"] }

See Also

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