AWS CloudFormation
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AWS::DynamoDB::Table AttributeDefinition

Represents an attribute for describing the key schema for the table and indexes.

Syntax

To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:

JSON

{ "AttributeName" : String, "AttributeType" : String }

YAML

AttributeName: String AttributeType: String

Properties

AttributeName

A name for the attribute.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption

AttributeType

The data type for the attribute, where:

  • S - the attribute is of type String

  • N - the attribute is of type Number

  • B - the attribute is of type Binary

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption

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