Deleting an Amazon DynamoDB Table Item - AWS SDK for Ruby

Deleting an Amazon DynamoDB Table Item

The following example deletes item with the year 2015 and title The Big New Movie from the Movies table in the us-west-2 region.

# Copyright 2010-2019, 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. require 'aws-sdk-dynamodb' # v2: require 'aws-sdk' # Create dynamodb client in us-west-2 region dynamodb = 'us-west-2') params = { table_name: 'Movies', key: { year: 2015, title: 'The Big New Movie' } } begin dynamodb.delete_item(params) puts 'Deleted movie' rescue Aws::DynamoDB::Errors::ServiceError => error puts 'Unable to delete movie:' puts error.message end

See the complete example on GitHub.