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Version: 0.18.9


class great_expectations.checkpoint.SNSNotificationAction(data_context: AbstractDataContext, sns_topic_arn: str, sns_message_subject: Optional[str])#

Action that pushes validations results to an SNS topic with a subject of passed or failed.

YAML configuration example:

    - name: send_sns_notification_on_validation_result
class_name: SNSNotificationAction
# put the actual SNS Arn in the uncommitted/config_variables.yml file
# or pass in as environment variable

  • data_context – Data Context that is used by the Action.

  • sns_topic_arn – The SNS Arn to publish messages to.

  • sns_subject – Optional. The SNS Message Subject - defaults to expectation_suite_identifier.expectation_suite_name.

run(validation_result_suite: ExpectationSuiteValidationResult, validation_result_suite_identifier: Union[ValidationResultIdentifier, GXCloudIdentifier], data_asset, expectation_suite_identifier: Optional[ExpectationSuiteIdentifier] = None, checkpoint_identifier=None, **kwargs)#

Public entrypoint GX uses to trigger a ValidationAction.

When a ValidationAction is configured in a Checkpoint, this method gets called after the Checkpoint produces an ExpectationSuiteValidationResult.

  • validation_result_suite – An instance of the ExpectationSuiteValidationResult class.

  • validation_result_suite_identifier – an instance of either the ValidationResultIdentifier class (for open source Great Expectations) or the GXCloudIdentifier (from Great Expectations Cloud).

  • data_asset – An instance of the Validator class.

  • expectation_suite_identifier – Optionally, an instance of the ExpectationSuiteIdentifier class.

  • checkpoint_identifier – Optionally, an Identifier for the Checkpoint.

  • kwargs – named parameters that are specific to a given Action, and need to be assigned a value in the Action's configuration in a Checkpoint's action_list.


A Dict describing the result of the Action.