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Module: Aws::SWF::Errors

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When Amazon Simple Workflow Service returns an error response, the Ruby SDK constructs and raises an error. These errors have the following ancestors:

You can rescue all SWF errors using ServiceError:

# rescue all errors from Amazon Simple Workflow Service
  # do stuff
rescue Aws::SWF::Errors::ServiceError
  # ...

Request Context

ServiceError objects have a #context method that returns information about the request that generated the error, including:

  • #params - The request params
  • #operation_name - Name of the API operation invoked
  • #http_request
  • #http_response
  • etc ...

See Seahorse::Client::RequestContext for more information.

Error Classes

You can rescue a specific error using the error code:

  # do stuff
rescue Aws::SWF::Errors::DefaultUndefinedFault
  # ...

Some of the common errors are listed below:

Defined Under Namespace

Classes: DefaultUndefinedFault, DomainAlreadyExistsFault, DomainDeprecatedFault, LimitExceededFault, OperationNotPermittedFault, ServiceError, TooManyTagsFault, TypeAlreadyExistsFault, TypeDeprecatedFault, UnknownResourceFault, WorkflowExecutionAlreadyStartedFault