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

Step 5: (Optional) Delete the Table

To delete the Movies table:

  1. Copy and paste the following program into a file named MoviesDeleteTable.php:

    <?php /** * Copyright 2010-2019, 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 * * * * 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. */ require 'vendor/autoload.php'; date_default_timezone_set('UTC'); use Aws\DynamoDb\Exception\DynamoDbException; $sdk = new Aws\Sdk([ 'endpoint' => 'http://localhost:8000', 'region' => 'us-west-2', 'version' => 'latest' ]); $dynamodb = $sdk->createDynamoDb(); $params = [ 'TableName' => 'Movies' ]; try { $result = $dynamodb->deleteTable($params); echo "Deleted table.\n"; } catch (DynamoDbException $e) { echo "Unable to delete table:\n"; echo $e->getMessage() . "\n"; } ?>
  2. To run the program, type the following command:

    php MoviesDeleteTable.php