Invoke a Lambda function from a Amazon DocumentDB trigger - Amazon Lambda
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Invoke a Lambda function from a Amazon DocumentDB trigger

The following code examples show how to implement a Lambda function that receives an event triggered by receiving records from a DocumentDB change stream. The function retrieves the DocumentDB payload and logs the record contents.

Go
SDK for Go V2
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There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Serverless examples repository.

Consuming a Amazon DocumentDB event with Lambda using Go.

// Copyright Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. // SPDX-License-Identifier: Apache-2.0 package main import ( "context" "encoding/json" "fmt" "github.com/aws/aws-lambda-go/lambda" ) type Event struct { Events []Record `json:"events"` } type Record struct { Event struct { OperationType string `json:"operationType"` NS struct { DB string `json:"db"` Coll string `json:"coll"` } `json:"ns"` FullDocument interface{} `json:"fullDocument"` } `json:"event"` } func main() { lambda.Start(handler) } func handler(ctx context.Context, event Event) (string, error) { fmt.Println("Loading function") for _, record := range event.Events { logDocumentDBEvent(record) } return "OK", nil } func logDocumentDBEvent(record Record) { fmt.Printf("Operation type: %s\n", record.Event.OperationType) fmt.Printf("db: %s\n", record.Event.NS.DB) fmt.Printf("collection: %s\n", record.Event.NS.Coll) docBytes, _ := json.MarshalIndent(record.Event.FullDocument, "", " ") fmt.Printf("Full document: %s\n", string(docBytes)) }
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 Serverless examples repository.

Consuming a Amazon DocumentDB event with Lambda using JavaScript.

console.log('Loading function'); exports.handler = async (event, context) => { event.events.forEach(record => { logDocumentDBEvent(record); }); return 'OK'; }; const logDocumentDBEvent = (record) => { console.log('Operation type: ' + record.event.operationType); console.log('db: ' + record.event.ns.db); console.log('collection: ' + record.event.ns.coll); console.log('Full document:', JSON.stringify(record.event.fullDocument, null, 2)); };
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 Serverless examples repository.

Consuming a Amazon DocumentDB event with Lambda using Python.

import json def lambda_handler(event, context): for record in event.get('events', []): log_document_db_event(record) return 'OK' def log_document_db_event(record): event_data = record.get('event', {}) operation_type = event_data.get('operationType', 'Unknown') db = event_data.get('ns', {}).get('db', 'Unknown') collection = event_data.get('ns', {}).get('coll', 'Unknown') full_document = event_data.get('fullDocument', {}) print(f"Operation type: {operation_type}") print(f"db: {db}") print(f"collection: {collection}") print("Full document:", json.dumps(full_document, indent=2))
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 Serverless examples repository.

Consuming a Amazon DocumentDB event with Lambda using Ruby.

require 'json' def lambda_handler(event:, context:) event['events'].each do |record| log_document_db_event(record) end 'OK' end def log_document_db_event(record) event_data = record['event'] || {} operation_type = event_data['operationType'] || 'Unknown' db = event_data.dig('ns', 'db') || 'Unknown' collection = event_data.dig('ns', 'coll') || 'Unknown' full_document = event_data['fullDocument'] || {} puts "Operation type: #{operation_type}" puts "db: #{db}" puts "collection: #{collection}" puts "Full document: #{JSON.pretty_generate(full_document)}" end

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