AWS Code Sample


Updates an item in an Amazon DynamoDB table.

/* Copyright 2010-2018, 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. */ package main import ( "fmt" "" "" "" ) func main() { // Initialize a session in us-west-2 that the SDK will use to load // credentials from the shared credentials file ~/.aws/credentials. sess, err := session.NewSession(&aws.Config{ Region: aws.String("us-west-2")}, ) // Create DynamoDB client svc := dynamodb.New(sess) // Create item in table Movies input := &dynamodb.UpdateItemInput{ ExpressionAttributeValues: map[string]*dynamodb.AttributeValue{ ":r": { N: aws.String("0.5"), }, }, TableName: aws.String("Movies"), Key: map[string]*dynamodb.AttributeValue{ "year": { N: aws.String("2015"), }, "title": { S: aws.String("The Big New Movie"), }, }, ReturnValues: aws.String("UPDATED_NEW"), UpdateExpression: aws.String("set info.rating = :r"), } _, err = svc.UpdateItem(input) if err != nil { fmt.Println(err.Error()) return } fmt.Println("Successfully updated 'The Big New Movie' (2015) rating to 0.5") }

Sample Details

Service: dynamodb

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example

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