- AWS Code Sample demonstrates how to delete an Amazon EventBridge rule.

/* Copyright, 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 com.example.eventbridge; import; import; import; import; import; public class DeleteRule { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "\n" + "Usage:\n" + " DescribeRule <ruleName> \n\n" + "Where:\n" + " ruleName - The rule name to describe \n"; if (args.length < 1) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } String ruleName = args[0]; Region region = Region.US_WEST_2; EventBridgeClient eventBrClient = EventBridgeClient.builder() .region(region) .build(); deleteEBRule(eventBrClient, ruleName); } public static void deleteEBRule(EventBridgeClient eventBrClient, String ruleName) { try { // Disable the rule - an Enabled Rule cannot be deleted DisableRuleRequest disableRuleRequest = DisableRuleRequest.builder() .name(ruleName) .eventBusName("default") .build(); eventBrClient.disableRule(disableRuleRequest); DeleteRuleRequest ruleRequest = DeleteRuleRequest.builder() .name(ruleName) .eventBusName("default") .build(); eventBrClient.deleteRule(ruleRequest); System.out.println("Rule "+ruleName + " was successfully deleted!"); } catch (EventBridgeException e) { System.err.println(e.awsErrorDetails().errorMessage()); System.exit(1); } } }

Sample Details

Service: Amazon EventBridge

Last tested: 7/22/2020

Author: scmacdon-aws

Type: full-example