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AWS Lambda DELETE method does not work for database connections

It is a great service but there are some occasional surprises to work around.
We’re doing a lot of Node.js work on Lambda currently.One surprising issue that even stumped the AWS support folks was the discovery thatLambda won’t open a connection to a socket during a DELETE request invocationKind of a tough situation if you’re trying to delete a record from a database.After a few hours of testing we finally just changed the method to PUT andthe service immediately started working.
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