CancelJournalKinesisStream - Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (Amazon QLDB)


Ends a given Amazon QLDB journal stream. Before a stream can be canceled, its current status must be ACTIVE.

You can't restart a stream after you cancel it. Canceled QLDB stream resources are subject to a 7-day retention period, so they are automatically deleted after this limit expires.

Request Syntax

DELETE /ledgers/name/journal-kinesis-streams/streamId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the ledger.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 32.

Pattern: (?!^.*--)(?!^[0-9]+$)(?!^-)(?!.*-$)^[A-Za-z0-9-]+$

Required: Yes


The UUID (represented in Base62-encoded text) of the QLDB journal stream to be canceled.

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 22.

Pattern: ^[A-Za-z-0-9]+$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "StreamId": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The UUID (Base62-encoded text) of the canceled QLDB journal stream.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 22.

Pattern: ^[A-Za-z-0-9]+$


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


One or more parameters in the request aren't valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The operation failed because a condition wasn't satisfied in advance.

HTTP Status Code: 412

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: