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Returns information about the specified activity type. This includes configuration settings provided when the type was registered and other general information about the type.
You can use IAM policies to control this action's access to Amazon SWF resources as follows:
Resource element with the domain name to limit the action to only
Action element to allow or deny permission to call this action.
Constrain the following parameters by using a
Condition element with
the appropriate keys.
activityType.name: String constraint. The key is
activityType.version: String constraint. The key is
If the caller doesn't have sufficient permissions to invoke the action, or the parameter
values fall outside the specified constraints, the action fails. The associated event
cause parameter is set to
For details and example IAM policies, see Using
IAM to Manage Access to Amazon SWF Workflows in the Amazon SWF Developer Guide.
For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeActivityTypeAsync.
public abstract DescribeActivityTypeResponse DescribeActivityType( DescribeActivityTypeRequest request )
Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeActivityType service method.
|OperationNotPermittedException||Returned when the caller doesn't have sufficient permissions to invoke the action.|
|UnknownResourceException||Returned when the named resource cannot be found with in the scope of this operation (region or domain). This could happen if the named resource was never created or is no longer available for this operation.|
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