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iam_deleteuser.go

Deletes an IAM user.

/* Copyright 2010-2018 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. */ package main import ( "fmt" "os" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/aws" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/aws/awserr" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/aws/session" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/service/iam" ) // Usage: // go run iam_deleteuser.go <username> 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 a IAM service client. svc := iam.New(sess) _, err = svc.DeleteUser(&iam.DeleteUserInput{ UserName: &os.Args[1], }) // If the user does not exist than we will log an error. if awserr, ok := err.(awserr.Error); ok && awserr.Code() == iam.ErrCodeNoSuchEntityException { fmt.Printf("User %s does not exist\n", os.Args[1]) return } else if err != nil { fmt.Println("Error", err) return } fmt.Printf("User %s has been deleted\n", os.Args[1]) }

Sample Details

Service: iam

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example

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