The Sink Test Resource creates a test event. This test gives you a simple way to publish to yourself and programatically ensure that your Sink is ready to receive events.
To create an active Kinesis Sink, you'll need to complete the following steps. Webhook Sinks are active by default but you can choose to validate them if you would like to. The steps in bold are handled using the Sink Test Resource:
by default. The status of Webhook Sinks will be
and create a
Sink Validate Resource
. This will let Twilio know that you successfully configured the Sink, and will toggle the Sink state to
resulttype: stringNot PII
Feedback indicating whether the test event was generated.
Initiates a test event on a Sink. Once a Test Event has been initiated, the Sink
status property will be set to
If a Test event is initiated twice then the most recent test event will take precedence and the first Test event will no longer be valid.
Sidtype: SID<DG>Not PII
A 34 character string that uniquely identifies the Sink to be Tested.