sqs_longpolling_receive_message.go - AWS Code Sample


Enables long polling on message receipt.

/* Copyright 2010-2020 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 ( "flag" "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/sqs" ) // Receive message from Queue with long polling enabled. // // Usage: // go run sqs_longpolling_receive_message.go -n queue_name -t timeout func main() { namePtr := flag.String("n", "", "Queue name") timeoutPtr := flag.Int64("t", 20, "(Optional) Timeout in seconds for long polling") flag.Parse() if *namePtr == "" { flag.PrintDefaults() exitErrorf("Queue name required") } // Initialize a session that the SDK will use to load // credentials from the shared credentials file. (~/.aws/credentials). sess := session.Must(session.NewSessionWithOptions(session.Options{ SharedConfigState: session.SharedConfigEnable, })) svc := sqs.New(sess) // Need to convert the queue name into a URL. Make the GetQueueUrl // API call to retrieve the URL. This is needed for receiving messages // from the queue. resultURL, err := svc.GetQueueUrl(&sqs.GetQueueUrlInput{ QueueName: namePtr, }) if err != nil { if aerr, ok := err.(awserr.Error); ok && aerr.Code() == sqs.ErrCodeQueueDoesNotExist { exitErrorf("Unable to find queue %q.", *namePtr) } exitErrorf("Unable to queue %q, %v.", *namePtr, err) } // Receive a message from the SQS queue with long polling enabled. result, err := svc.ReceiveMessage(&sqs.ReceiveMessageInput{ QueueUrl: resultURL.QueueUrl, AttributeNames: aws.StringSlice([]string{ "SentTimestamp", }), MaxNumberOfMessages: aws.Int64(1), MessageAttributeNames: aws.StringSlice([]string{ "All", }), WaitTimeSeconds: timeoutPtr, }) if err != nil { exitErrorf("Unable to receive message from queue %q, %v.", *namePtr, err) } fmt.Printf("Received %d messages.\n", len(result.Messages)) if len(result.Messages) > 0 { fmt.Println(result.Messages) } } func exitErrorf(msg string, args ...interface{}) { fmt.Fprintf(os.Stderr, msg+"\n", args...) os.Exit(1) }

Sample Details

Service: sqs

Last tested: 2020-1-6

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example