AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Return true if the request should be retried for the given exception.


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 BeginRetryForException and EndRetryForException.

Namespace: Amazon.Runtime
Assembly: AWSSDK.Core.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract Task<Boolean> RetryForExceptionAsync(
         IExecutionContext executionContext,
         Exception exception
Type: Amazon.Runtime.IExecutionContext

The execution context which contains both the requests and response context.

Type: System.Exception

The exception thrown by the previous request.

Return Value
Type: Task<Boolean>
Return true if the request should be retried.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
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