AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Describes a task definition. You can specify a family and revision to find information about a specific task definition, or you can simply specify the family to find the latest ACTIVE revision in that family.

You can only describe INACTIVE task definitions while an active task or service references them.

Namespace: Amazon.ECS
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public abstract DescribeTaskDefinitionResponse DescribeTaskDefinition(
         DescribeTaskDefinitionRequest request


Type: Amazon.ECS.Model.DescribeTaskDefinitionRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeTaskDefinition service method.

Return Value
Type: Amazon.ECS.Model.DescribeTaskDefinitionResponse
The response from the DescribeTaskDefinition service method, as returned by ECS.


ClientException These errors are usually caused by a client action, such as using an action or resource on behalf of a user that doesn't have permission to use the action or resource, or specifying an identifier that is not valid.
InvalidParameterException The specified parameter is invalid. Review the available parameters for the API request.
ServerException These errors are usually caused by a server issue.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5