AWS::MediaPackage::Channel - Amazon CloudFormation
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Creates a channel to receive content.

After it's created, a channel provides static input URLs. These URLs remain the same throughout the lifetime of the channel, regardless of any failures or upgrades that might occur. Use these URLs to configure the outputs of your upstream encoder.


To declare this entity in your Amazon CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:


{ "Type" : "AWS::MediaPackage::Channel", "Properties" : { "Description" : String, "EgressAccessLogs" : LogConfiguration, "HlsIngest" : HlsIngest, "Id" : String, "IngressAccessLogs" : LogConfiguration, "Tags" : [ Tag, ... ] } }


Type: AWS::MediaPackage::Channel Properties: Description: String EgressAccessLogs: LogConfiguration HlsIngest: HlsIngest Id: String IngressAccessLogs: LogConfiguration Tags: - Tag



Any descriptive information that you want to add to the channel for future identification purposes.

Required: No

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption


Configures egress access logs.

Required: No

Type: LogConfiguration

Update requires: No interruption


The input URL where the source stream should be sent.

Required: No

Type: HlsIngest

Update requires: No interruption


Unique identifier that you assign to the channel.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Pattern: \A[0-9a-zA-Z-_]+\Z

Minimum: 1

Maximum: 256

Update requires: Replacement


Configures ingress access logs.

Required: No

Type: LogConfiguration

Update requires: No interruption


The tags to assign to the channel.

Required: No

Type: Array of Tag

Update requires: Replacement

Return values


When you pass the logical ID of this resource to the intrinsic Ref function, Ref returns the name of the channel.

For example: { "Ref": "myChannel" }

For more information about using the Ref function, see Ref.


The Fn::GetAtt intrinsic function returns a value for a specified attribute of this type. The following are the available attributes and sample return values.

For more information about using the Fn::GetAtt intrinsic function, see Fn::GetAtt.


The channel's unique system-generated resource name, based on the Amazon record.