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sqs_receivemessage.js

sqs_receivemessage.js demonstrates how to receive and delete a message from an Amazon SQS queue.

/** * Copyright 2010-2019 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. */ // 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-send-receive-messages.html // Load the AWS SDK for Node.js var AWS = require('aws-sdk'); // Set the region AWS.config.update({region: 'REGION'}); // Create an SQS service object var sqs = new AWS.SQS({apiVersion: '2012-11-05'}); var queueURL = "SQS_QUEUE_URL"; var params = { AttributeNames: [ "SentTimestamp" ], MaxNumberOfMessages: 1, MessageAttributeNames: [ "All" ], QueueUrl: queueURL, VisibilityTimeout: 20, WaitTimeSeconds: 0 }; sqs.receiveMessage(params, function(err, data) { if (err) { console.log("Receive Error", err); } else if (data.Messages) { var deleteParams = { QueueUrl: queueURL, ReceiptHandle: data.Messages[0].ReceiptHandle }; sqs.deleteMessage(deleteParams, function(err, data) { if (err) { console.log("Delete Error", err); } else { console.log("Message Deleted", data); } }); } });

Sample Details

Service: sqs

Last tested: 2018-06-02

Author: AWS-JSDG

Type: full-example

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