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Class: Aws::DynamoDB::Types::DeleteItemInput

Inherits:
Struct
  • Object
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Defined in:
gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb

Overview

Note:

When making an API call, you may pass DeleteItemInput data as a hash:

{
  table_name: "TableName", # required
  key: { # required
    "AttributeName" => "value", # value <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
  },
  expected: {
    "AttributeName" => {
      value: "value", # value <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
      exists: false,
      comparison_operator: "EQ", # accepts EQ, NE, IN, LE, LT, GE, GT, BETWEEN, NOT_NULL, NULL, CONTAINS, NOT_CONTAINS, BEGINS_WITH
      attribute_value_list: ["value"], # value <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
    },
  },
  conditional_operator: "AND", # accepts AND, OR
  return_values: "NONE", # accepts NONE, ALL_OLD, UPDATED_OLD, ALL_NEW, UPDATED_NEW
  return_consumed_capacity: "INDEXES", # accepts INDEXES, TOTAL, NONE
  return_item_collection_metrics: "SIZE", # accepts SIZE, NONE
  condition_expression: "ConditionExpression",
  expression_attribute_names: {
    "ExpressionAttributeNameVariable" => "AttributeName",
  },
  expression_attribute_values: {
    "ExpressionAttributeValueVariable" => "value", # value <Hash,Array,String,Numeric,Boolean,IO,Set,nil>
  },
}

Represents the input of a DeleteItem operation.

Instance Attribute Summary collapse

Instance Attribute Details

#condition_expressionString

A condition that must be satisfied in order for a conditional DeleteItem to succeed.

An expression can contain any of the following:

  • Functions: attribute_exists | attribute_not_exists | attribute_type | contains | begins_with | size

    These function names are case-sensitive.

  • Comparison operators: = | <> | < | > | <= | >= | BETWEEN | IN

  • Logical operators: AND | OR | NOT

For more information on condition expressions, see Specifying Conditions in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.

Returns:

  • (String)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#conditional_operatorString

This is a legacy parameter. Use ConditionExpression instead. For more information, see ConditionalOperator in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.

Returns:

  • (String)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#expectedHash<String,Types::ExpectedAttributeValue>

This is a legacy parameter. Use ConditionExpression instead. For more information, see Expected in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.

Returns:



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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#expression_attribute_namesHash<String,String>

One or more substitution tokens for attribute names in an expression. The following are some use cases for using ExpressionAttributeNames:

  • To access an attribute whose name conflicts with a DynamoDB reserved word.

  • To create a placeholder for repeating occurrences of an attribute name in an expression.

  • To prevent special characters in an attribute name from being misinterpreted in an expression.

Use the # character in an expression to dereference an attribute name. For example, consider the following attribute name:

  • Percentile

^

The name of this attribute conflicts with a reserved word, so it cannot be used directly in an expression. (For the complete list of reserved words, see Reserved Words in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide). To work around this, you could specify the following for ExpressionAttributeNames:

  • \{"#P":"Percentile"\}

^

You could then use this substitution in an expression, as in this example:

  • #P = :val

^

Tokens that begin with the : character are expression attribute values, which are placeholders for the actual value at runtime.

For more information on expression attribute names, see Accessing Item Attributes in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.

Returns:

  • (Hash<String,String>)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#expression_attribute_valuesHash<String,Types::AttributeValue>

One or more values that can be substituted in an expression.

Use the : (colon) character in an expression to dereference an attribute value. For example, suppose that you wanted to check whether the value of the ProductStatus attribute was one of the following:

Available | Backordered | Discontinued

You would first need to specify ExpressionAttributeValues as follows:

\{ ":avail":\{"S":"Available"\}, ":back":\{"S":"Backordered"\}, ":disc":\{"S":"Discontinued"\} \}

You could then use these values in an expression, such as this:

ProductStatus IN (:avail, :back, :disc)

For more information on expression attribute values, see Specifying Conditions in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.

Returns:



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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#keyHash<String,Types::AttributeValue>

A map of attribute names to AttributeValue objects, representing the primary key of the item to delete.

For the primary key, you must provide all of the attributes. For example, with a simple primary key, you only need to provide a value for the partition key. For a composite primary key, you must provide values for both the partition key and the sort key.

Returns:



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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#return_consumed_capacityString

Determines the level of detail about provisioned throughput consumption that is returned in the response:

  • INDEXES - The response includes the aggregate ConsumedCapacity for the operation, together with ConsumedCapacity for each table and secondary index that was accessed.

    Note that some operations, such as GetItem and BatchGetItem, do not access any indexes at all. In these cases, specifying INDEXES will only return ConsumedCapacity information for table(s).

  • TOTAL - The response includes only the aggregate ConsumedCapacity for the operation.

  • NONE - No ConsumedCapacity details are included in the response.

Returns:

  • (String)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#return_item_collection_metricsString

Determines whether item collection metrics are returned. If set to SIZE, the response includes statistics about item collections, if any, that were modified during the operation are returned in the response. If set to NONE (the default), no statistics are returned.

Returns:

  • (String)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#return_valuesString

Use ReturnValues if you want to get the item attributes as they appeared before they were deleted. For DeleteItem, the valid values are:

  • NONE - If ReturnValues is not specified, or if its value is NONE, then nothing is returned. (This setting is the default for ReturnValues.)

  • ALL_OLD - The content of the old item is returned.

The ReturnValues parameter is used by several DynamoDB operations; however, DeleteItem does not recognize any values other than NONE or ALL_OLD.

Returns:

  • (String)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end

#table_nameString

The name of the table from which to delete the item.

Returns:

  • (String)


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# File 'gems/aws-sdk-dynamodb/lib/aws-sdk-dynamodb/types.rb', line 1506

class DeleteItemInput < Struct.new(
  :table_name,
  :key,
  :expected,
  :conditional_operator,
  :return_values,
  :return_consumed_capacity,
  :return_item_collection_metrics,
  :condition_expression,
  :expression_attribute_names,
  :expression_attribute_values)
  include Aws::Structure
end