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sqs_deadletterqueue.js

sqs_deadletterqueue.js demonstrates how to enable the dead-letter functionality of an Amazon SQS queue.

// Copyright 2010-2018 Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. // Licensed under the Apache-2.0 License on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. // ABOUT THIS NODE.JS SAMPLE: This sample is part of the SDK for JavaScript Developer Guide topic at // https://docs.aws.amazon.com/sdk-for-javascript/v2/developer-guide/sqs-examples-dead-letter-queues.html // Load the AWS SDK for Node.js var AWS = require('aws-sdk'); // Set the region AWS.config.update({region: 'REGION'}); // Create SQS service object var sqs = new AWS.SQS({apiVersion: '2012-11-05'}); var params = { Attributes: { "RedrivePolicy": "{\"deadLetterTargetArn\":\"DEAD_LETTER_QUEUE_ARN\",\"maxReceiveCount\":\"10\"}", }, QueueUrl: "QUEUE_URL" }; sqs.setQueueAttributes(params, function(err, data) { if (err) { console.log("Error", err); } else { console.log("Success", data); } });

Sample Details

Service: sqs

Last tested: 2018-06-02

Author: daviddeyo

Type: full-example

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