GetAnswer - AWS Well-Architected Tool

GetAnswer

Get the answer to a specific question in a workload review.

Request Syntax

GET /workloads/WorkloadId/lensReviews/LensAlias/answers/QuestionId?MilestoneNumber=MilestoneNumber HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.

LensAlias

The alias of the lens, for example, serverless.

Each lens is identified by its LensSummary:LensAlias.

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

Required: Yes

MilestoneNumber

The milestone number.

A workload can have a maximum of 100 milestones.

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 100.

QuestionId

The ID of the question.

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

Required: Yes

WorkloadId

The ID assigned to the workload. This ID is unique within an AWS Region.

Pattern: [0-9a-f]{32}

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Answer": { "ChoiceAnswers": [ { "ChoiceId": "string", "Notes": "string", "Reason": "string", "Status": "string" } ], "Choices": [ { "ChoiceId": "string", "Description": "string", "HelpfulResource": { "DisplayText": "string", "Url": "string" }, "ImprovementPlan": { "DisplayText": "string", "Url": "string" }, "Title": "string" } ], "HelpfulResourceDisplayText": "string", "HelpfulResourceUrl": "string", "ImprovementPlanUrl": "string", "IsApplicable": boolean, "Notes": "string", "PillarId": "string", "QuestionDescription": "string", "QuestionId": "string", "QuestionTitle": "string", "Reason": "string", "Risk": "string", "SelectedChoices": [ "string" ] }, "LensAlias": "string", "LensArn": "string", "MilestoneNumber": number, "WorkloadId": "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.

Answer

An answer of the question.

Type: Answer object

LensAlias

The alias of the lens, for example, serverless.

Each lens is identified by its LensSummary:LensAlias.

Type: String

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

LensArn

The ARN for the lens.

Type: String

MilestoneNumber

The milestone number.

A workload can have a maximum of 100 milestones.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 100.

WorkloadId

The ID assigned to the workload. This ID is unique within an AWS Region.

Type: String

Pattern: [0-9a-f]{32}

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

AccessDeniedException

User does not have sufficient access to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403

InternalServerException

There is a problem with the AWS Well-Architected Tool API service.

HTTP Status Code: 500

ResourceNotFoundException

The requested resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404

ThrottlingException

Request was denied due to request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 429

ValidationException

The user input is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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