AWS MediaTailor

2023/10/04 - AWS MediaTailor - 1 updated api methods

Changes  Updates DescribeVodSource to include a list of ad break opportunities in the response

DescribeVodSource (updated) Link ΒΆ
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{'AdBreakOpportunities': [{'OffsetMillis': 'long'}]}

Provides details about a specific video on demand (VOD) source in a specific source location.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

type SourceLocationName


param SourceLocationName


The name of the source location associated with this VOD Source.

type VodSourceName


param VodSourceName


The name of the VOD Source.




Response Syntax

    'AdBreakOpportunities': [
            'OffsetMillis': 123
    'Arn': 'string',
    'CreationTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
    'HttpPackageConfigurations': [
            'Path': 'string',
            'SourceGroup': 'string',
            'Type': 'DASH'|'HLS'
    'LastModifiedTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
    'SourceLocationName': 'string',
    'Tags': {
        'string': 'string'
    'VodSourceName': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) --

    • AdBreakOpportunities (list) --

      The ad break opportunities within the VOD source.

      • (dict) --

        A location at which a zero-duration ad marker was detected in a VOD source manifest.

        • OffsetMillis (integer) --

          The offset in milliseconds from the start of the VOD source at which an ad marker was detected.

    • Arn (string) --

      The ARN of the VOD source.

    • CreationTime (datetime) --

      The timestamp that indicates when the VOD source was created.

    • HttpPackageConfigurations (list) --

      The HTTP package configurations.

      • (dict) --

        The HTTP package configuration properties for the requested VOD source.

        • Path (string) --

          The relative path to the URL for this VOD source. This is combined with SourceLocation::HttpConfiguration::BaseUrl to form a valid URL.

        • SourceGroup (string) --

          The name of the source group. This has to match one of the Channel::Outputs::SourceGroup .

        • Type (string) --

          The streaming protocol for this package configuration. Supported values are HLS and DASH .

    • LastModifiedTime (datetime) --

      The last modified time of the VOD source.

    • SourceLocationName (string) --

      The name of the source location associated with the VOD source.

    • Tags (dict) --

      The tags assigned to the VOD source. Tags are key-value pairs that you can associate with Amazon resources to help with organization, access control, and cost tracking. For more information, see Tagging AWS Elemental MediaTailor Resources .

      • (string) --

        • (string) --

    • VodSourceName (string) --

      The name of the VOD source.