DescribeAccessControlConfiguration - Amazon Kendra

DescribeAccessControlConfiguration

Gets information about an access control configuration that you created for your documents in an index. This includes user and group access information for your documents. This is useful for user context filtering, where search results are filtered based on the user or their group access to documents.

Request Syntax

{ "Id": "string", "IndexId": "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.

Id

The identifier of the access control configuration you want to get information on.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 36.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9-]+

Required: Yes

IndexId

The identifier of the index for an access control configuration.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 36.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9][a-zA-Z0-9-]*

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "AccessControlList": [ { "Access": "string", "DataSourceId": "string", "Name": "string", "Type": "string" } ], "Description": "string", "ErrorMessage": "string", "HierarchicalAccessControlList": [ { "PrincipalList": [ { "Access": "string", "DataSourceId": "string", "Name": "string", "Type": "string" } ] } ], "Name": "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.

AccessControlList

Information on principals (users and/or groups) and which documents they should have access to. This is useful for user context filtering, where search results are filtered based on the user or their group access to documents.

Type: Array of Principal objects

Description

The description for the access control configuration.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1000.

Pattern: ^\P{C}*$

ErrorMessage

The error message containing details if there are issues processing the access control configuration.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 2048.

Pattern: ^\P{C}*$

HierarchicalAccessControlList

The list of principal lists that define the hierarchy for which documents users should have access to.

Type: Array of HierarchicalPrincipal objects

Array Members: Minimum number of 1 item. Maximum number of 30 items.

Name

The name for the access control configuration.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 200.

Pattern: [\S\s]*

Errors

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

AccessDeniedException

HTTP Status Code: 400

InternalServerException

HTTP Status Code: 500

ResourceNotFoundException

HTTP Status Code: 400

ThrottlingException

HTTP Status Code: 400

ValidationException

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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