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Returns information about the table, including the current status of the table, when
it was created, the primary key schema, and any indexes on the table.
If you issue a
DescribeTable request immediately after a
request, DynamoDB might return a
ResourceNotFoundException. This is because
DescribeTable uses an eventually consistent query, and the metadata for
your table might not be available at that moment. Wait for a few seconds, and then
DescribeTable request again.
If you issue a
This is an asynchronous operation using the standard naming convention for .NET 4.5 or higher. For .NET 3.5 the operation is implemented as a pair of methods using the standard naming convention of BeginDescribeTable and EndDescribeTable. For Unity the operation does not take CancellationToken as a parameter, and instead takes AmazonServiceCallback<DescribeTableRequest, DescribeTableResponse> and AsyncOptions as additional parameters.
public abstract Task<DescribeTableResponse> DescribeTableAsync( String tableName, CancellationToken cancellationToken )
The name of the table to describe.
A cancellation token that can be used by other objects or threads to receive notice of cancellation.
Supported in: 1.3
Supported in: 4.5
Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms
Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone