AWS Lambda lets you write a ‘function as a service’, and run code from 100ms to 5 minutes in execution time without maintaining any servers.  This code has few limitations, but one of the issues I’ve always encountered is debugging lambda functions.

I mentioned it at a past meetup and encountered the following solutions:

I think the right debugging option depends on the complexity of your code and the urgency of the situation, but could see using all of these at different times.

Bonus: here’s a post on how to continuously deploy your lambda functions.

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