Describe an Amazon S3 Glacier job using an Amazon SDK - Amazon S3 Glacier
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Describe an Amazon S3 Glacier job using an Amazon SDK

The following code example shows how to describe an Amazon S3 Glacier job.

SDK for Python (Boto3)

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class GlacierWrapper: """Encapsulates Amazon S3 Glacier API operations.""" def __init__(self, glacier_resource): """ :param glacier_resource: A Boto3 Amazon S3 Glacier resource. """ self.glacier_resource = glacier_resource @staticmethod def get_job_status(job): """ Gets the status of a job. :param job: The job to query. :return: The current status of the job. """ try: job.load() "Job %s is performing action %s and has status %s.",, job.action, job.status_code, ) except ClientError: logger.exception("Couldn't get status for job %s.", raise else: return job.status_code
  • For API details, see DescribeJob in Amazon SDK for Python (Boto3) API Reference.

For a complete list of Amazon SDK developer guides and code examples, see Using S3 Glacier with an Amazon SDK. This topic also includes information about getting started and details about previous SDK versions.