» Data Source: aws_iam_role

This data source can be used to fetch information about a specific IAM role. By using this data source, you can reference IAM role properties without having to hard code ARNs as input.

» Example Usage

data "aws_iam_role" "example" {
  name = "an_example_role_name"

» Argument Reference

  • name - (Required) The friendly IAM role name to match.

» Attributes Reference

  • id - The friendly IAM role name to match.
  • arn - The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) specifying the role.
  • assume_role_policy - The policy document associated with the role.
  • path - The path to the role.
  • permissions_boundary - The ARN of the policy that is used to set the permissions boundary for the role.
  • unique_id - The stable and unique string identifying the role.