AWS Lambda
Developer Guide

GetFunction

Returns information about the function or function version, with a link to download the deployment package that's valid for 10 minutes. If you specify a function version, only details that are specific to that version are returned.

Request Syntax

GET /2015-03-31/functions/FunctionName?Qualifier=Qualifier HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request requires the following URI parameters.

FunctionName

The name of the Lambda function, version, or alias.

Name formats

  • Function name - my-function (name-only), my-function:v1 (with alias).

  • Function ARN - arn:aws:lambda:us-west-2:123456789012:function:my-function.

  • Partial ARN - 123456789012:function:my-function.

You can append a version number or alias to any of the formats. The length constraint applies only to the full ARN. If you specify only the function name, it is limited to 64 characters in length.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 170.

Pattern: (arn:(aws[a-zA-Z-]*)?:lambda:)?([a-z]{2}(-gov)?-[a-z]+-\d{1}:)?(\d{12}:)?(function:)?([a-zA-Z0-9-_\.]+)(:(\$LATEST|[a-zA-Z0-9-_]+))?

Qualifier

Specify a version or alias to get details about a published version of the function.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: (|[a-zA-Z0-9$_-]+)

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Code": { "Location": "string", "RepositoryType": "string" }, "Concurrency": { "ReservedConcurrentExecutions": number }, "Configuration": { "CodeSha256": "string", "CodeSize": number, "DeadLetterConfig": { "TargetArn": "string" }, "Description": "string", "Environment": { "Error": { "ErrorCode": "string", "Message": "string" }, "Variables": { "string" : "string" } }, "FunctionArn": "string", "FunctionName": "string", "Handler": "string", "KMSKeyArn": "string", "LastModified": "string", "Layers": [ { "Arn": "string", "CodeSize": number } ], "MasterArn": "string", "MemorySize": number, "RevisionId": "string", "Role": "string", "Runtime": "string", "Timeout": number, "TracingConfig": { "Mode": "string" }, "Version": "string", "VpcConfig": { "SecurityGroupIds": [ "string" ], "SubnetIds": [ "string" ], "VpcId": "string" } }, "Tags": { "string" : "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.

Code

The deployment package of the function or version.

Type: FunctionCodeLocation object

Concurrency

The function's reserved concurrency.

Type: Concurrency object

Configuration

The configuration of the function or version.

Type: FunctionConfiguration object

Tags

The function's tags.

Type: String to string map

Errors

InvalidParameterValueException

One of the parameters in the request is invalid. For example, if you provided an IAM role for AWS Lambda to assume in the CreateFunction or the UpdateFunctionConfiguration API, that AWS Lambda is unable to assume you will get this exception.

HTTP Status Code: 400

ResourceNotFoundException

The resource (for example, a Lambda function or access policy statement) specified in the request does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404

ServiceException

The AWS Lambda service encountered an internal error.

HTTP Status Code: 500

TooManyRequestsException

Request throughput limit exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

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