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Deletes an S3 bucket.

/* 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" "os" ) // Deletes an S3 Bucket in the region configured in the shared config // or AWS_REGION environment variable. // // Usage: // go run s3_delete_bucket BUCKET_NAME func main() { if len(os.Args) != 2 { exitErrorf("bucket name required\nUsage: %s bucket_name", os.Args[0]) } bucket := os.Args[1] // 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 S3 service client svc := s3.New(sess) // Delete the S3 Bucket // It must be empty or else the call fails _, err = svc.DeleteBucket(&s3.DeleteBucketInput{ Bucket: aws.String(bucket), }) if err != nil { exitErrorf("Unable to delete bucket %q, %v", bucket, err) } // Wait until bucket is deleted before finishing fmt.Printf("Waiting for bucket %q to be deleted...\n", bucket) err = svc.WaitUntilBucketNotExists(&s3.HeadBucketInput{ Bucket: aws.String(bucket), }) if err != nil { exitErrorf("Error occurred while waiting for bucket to be deleted, %v", bucket) } fmt.Printf("Bucket %q successfully deleted\n", bucket) } func exitErrorf(msg string, args ...interface{}) { fmt.Fprintf(os.Stderr, msg+"\n", args...) os.Exit(1) }

Sample Details

Service: s3

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example

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