Amazon DynamoDB
Developer Guide (API Version 2012-08-10)

01-create-table.py

The 01-create-table.py program creates a table (TryDaxTable). The remaining Python programs in this section depend on this table.

# # Copyright 2010-2019 Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. # # This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). # You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of # the License is located at # # http://aws.amazon.com/apache2.0/ # # This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR # CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the # specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. # #!/usr/bin/env python3 from __future__ import print_function import os import amazondax import botocore.session region = os.environ.get('AWS_DEFAULT_REGION', 'us-west-2') session = botocore.session.get_session() dynamodb = session.create_client('dynamodb', region_name=region) # low-level client table_name = "TryDaxTable" params = { 'TableName' : table_name, 'KeySchema': [ { 'AttributeName': "pk", 'KeyType': "HASH"}, # Partition key { 'AttributeName': "sk", 'KeyType': "RANGE" } # Sort key ], 'AttributeDefinitions': [ { 'AttributeName': "pk", 'AttributeType': "N" }, { 'AttributeName': "sk", 'AttributeType': "N" } ], 'ProvisionedThroughput': { 'ReadCapacityUnits': 10, 'WriteCapacityUnits': 10 } } # Create the table dynamodb.create_table(**params) # Wait for the table to exist before exiting print('Waiting for', table_name, '...') waiter = dynamodb.get_waiter('table_exists') waiter.wait(TableName=table_name)