AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Requests a description of one or more layers in a specified stack.

This call accepts only one resource-identifying parameter.

Required Permissions: To use this action, an IAM user must have a Show, Deploy, or Manage permissions level for the stack, or an attached policy that explicitly grants permissions. For more information on user permissions, see Managing User Permissions.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeLayersAsync.

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


public abstract DescribeLayersResponse DescribeLayers(
         DescribeLayersRequest request
Type: Amazon.OpsWorks.Model.DescribeLayersRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeLayers service method, as returned by OpsWorks.


ResourceNotFoundException Indicates that a resource was not found.
ValidationException Indicates that a request was not valid.

Version Information

.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

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