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dynash 0.8.2

Command line client for DynamoDB

Latest Version: 0.9.8

A simple “shell” to access DynamoDB via “boto”.

You can create/delete/list/describe tables, add/modify/delete/list records and more.

  • ls: list tables
  • create {tablename}: create table
  • delete {tablename}: delete table
  • describe {tablename}: describe table
  • capacity {tablename} {read_capacity} {write_capacity}: update table capacity
  • use {tablename}: select table
  • scan/l: list table content
  • get {id}: get item(s) from table
  • put {id} {properties}: add item to table
  • update {id} {properties}: update item
  • rm {id}: remove item from table
  • query/q: query table

and many more (use ‘help’ to find the available commands)

### Note:

  • Credentials should be in your .boto config file under the [Credentials] (see

  • You can specify the DynamoDB region to use and other DynamoDB related configuration entries in your .boto config under the [DynamoDB] section:

    [DynamoDB] region=us-west-1

  • Item related commands use the currently selected table (see ‘use’ command) but you can pass a table name as first parameter prefixed by ‘:’

  • Command completion is enabled (and it will complete table names)

  • You can set various flags (like debug, verbose, pretty-print, etc.) using the ‘set’ command (try ‘set -l’)k

  • You can redirect the output of commands using standard shell redirection ( > outfile )

  • You can execute shell commands using ‘!shell command’

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