Use DeleteDatabase with an Amazon SDK or CLI - Amazon Glue
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Use DeleteDatabase with an Amazon SDK or CLI

The following code examples show how to use DeleteDatabase.

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.NET
Amazon SDK for .NET
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

/// <summary> /// Delete the AWS Glue database. /// </summary> /// <param name="dbName">The name of the database.</param> /// <returns>A Boolean value indicating the success of the action.</returns> public async Task<bool> DeleteDatabaseAsync(string dbName) { var response = await _amazonGlue.DeleteDatabaseAsync(new DeleteDatabaseRequest { Name = dbName }); return response.HttpStatusCode == HttpStatusCode.OK; }
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for .NET API Reference.

C++
SDK for C++
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

Aws::Client::ClientConfiguration clientConfig; // Optional: Set to the AWS Region in which the bucket was created (overrides config file). // clientConfig.region = "us-east-1"; Aws::Glue::GlueClient client(clientConfig); Aws::Glue::Model::DeleteDatabaseRequest request; request.SetName(database); Aws::Glue::Model::DeleteDatabaseOutcome outcome = client.DeleteDatabase( request); if (outcome.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Successfully deleted the database." << std::endl; } else { std::cerr << "Error deleting database. " << outcome.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; result = false; }
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for C++ API Reference.

JavaScript
SDK for JavaScript (v3)
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

const deleteDatabase = (databaseName) => { const client = new GlueClient({}); const command = new DeleteDatabaseCommand({ Name: databaseName, }); return client.send(command); };
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for JavaScript API Reference.

PHP
SDK for PHP
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

echo "Delete the databases.\n"; $glueClient->deleteDatabase([ 'Name' => $databaseName, ]); public function deleteDatabase($databaseName) { return $this->glueClient->deleteDatabase([ 'Name' => $databaseName, ]); }
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for PHP API Reference.

Python
SDK for Python (Boto3)
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

class GlueWrapper: """Encapsulates AWS Glue actions.""" def __init__(self, glue_client): """ :param glue_client: A Boto3 Glue client. """ self.glue_client = glue_client def delete_database(self, name): """ Deletes a metadata database from your Data Catalog. :param name: The name of the database to delete. """ try: self.glue_client.delete_database(Name=name) except ClientError as err: logger.error( "Couldn't delete database %s. Here's why: %s: %s", name, err.response["Error"]["Code"], err.response["Error"]["Message"], ) raise
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for Python (Boto3) API Reference.

Ruby
SDK for Ruby
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

# The `GlueWrapper` class serves as a wrapper around the AWS Glue API, providing a simplified interface for common operations. # It encapsulates the functionality of the AWS SDK for Glue and provides methods for interacting with Glue crawlers, databases, tables, jobs, and S3 resources. # The class initializes with a Glue client and a logger, allowing it to make API calls and log any errors or informational messages. class GlueWrapper def initialize(glue_client, logger) @glue_client = glue_client @logger = logger end # Removes a specified database from a Data Catalog. # # @param database_name [String] The name of the database to delete. # @return [void] def delete_database(database_name) @glue_client.delete_database(name: database_name) rescue Aws::Glue::Errors::ServiceError => e @logger.error("Glue could not delete database: \n#{e.message}") end
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for Ruby API Reference.

Rust
SDK for Rust
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

glue.delete_database() .name(self.database()) .send() .await .map_err(GlueMvpError::from_glue_sdk)?;
  • For API details, see DeleteDatabase in Amazon SDK for Rust API reference.

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