AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the GetAlias operation. Returns the specified alias information such as the alias ARN, description, and function version it is pointing to. For more information, see Introduction to AWS Lambda Aliases.

This requires permission for the lambda:GetAlias action.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.Lambda.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.Lambda.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public class GetAliasRequest : AmazonLambdaRequest

The GetAliasRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method GetAliasRequest()


Public Property FunctionName System.String

Gets and sets the property FunctionName.

Function name for which the alias is created. An alias is a subresource that exists only in the context of an existing Lambda function so you must specify the function name. Note that the length constraint applies only to the ARN. If you specify only the function name, it is limited to 64 characters in length.

Public Property Name System.String

Gets and sets the property Name.

Name of the alias for which you want to retrieve information.


This operation retrieves a Lambda function alias

To retrieve a Lambda function alias

var response = client.GetAlias(new GetAliasRequest 
    FunctionName = "myFunction",
    Name = "myFunctionAlias"

string aliasArn = response.AliasArn;
string description = response.Description;
string functionVersion = response.FunctionVersion;
string name = response.Name;


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

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

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone