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delete_security_group.cpp demonstrates how to delete an Amazon EC2 security group.

/* 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. */ #include <aws/core/Aws.h> #include <aws/ec2/EC2Client.h> #include <aws/ec2/model/DeleteSecurityGroupRequest.h> #include <iomanip> #include <iostream> /** * Deletes a security group based on command line input */ int main(int argc, char** argv) { if (argc != 2) { std::cout << "Usage: delete_security_group <group_id>" << std::endl; return 1; } Aws::SDKOptions options; Aws::InitAPI(options); { Aws::String groupId = argv[1]; Aws::EC2::EC2Client ec2; Aws::EC2::Model::DeleteSecurityGroupRequest request; request.SetGroupId(groupId); auto outcome = ec2.DeleteSecurityGroup(request); if (!outcome.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Failed to delete security group " << groupId << ":" << outcome.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; } else { std::cout << "Successfully deleted security group " << groupId << std::endl; } } Aws::ShutdownAPI(options); return 0; }

Sample Details

Service: ec2

Author: AWS

Type: full-example

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