AWS Code Sample


purge_queue.cpp demonstrates how to delete the messages in an Amazon SQS queue.

/* 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/sqs/SQSClient.h> #include <aws/sqs/model/PurgeQueueRequest.h> #include <iostream> /** * Purges an sqs queue based on command line input */ int main(int argc, char** argv) { if (argc != 2) { std::cout << "Usage: purge_queue <queue_url>" << std::endl; return 1; } Aws::SDKOptions options; Aws::InitAPI(options); { Aws::String queue_url(argv[1]); Aws::SQS::SQSClient sqs; Aws::SQS::Model::PurgeQueueRequest pq_req; pq_req.SetQueueUrl(queue_url); auto pq_out = sqs.PurgeQueue(pq_req); if (pq_out.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Successfully purged queue " << std::endl; } else { std::cout << "Error purging queue " << pq_out.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; } } Aws::ShutdownAPI(options); return 0; }

Sample Details

Service: sqs

Author: tapasweni-pathak

Type: full-example

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