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Class: Aws::KinesisAnalytics::Types::InputStartingPositionConfiguration

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When passing InputStartingPositionConfiguration as input to an Aws::Client method, you can use a vanilla Hash:

  input_starting_position: "NOW", # accepts NOW, TRIM_HORIZON, LAST_STOPPED_POINT

Describes the point at which the application reads from the streaming source.

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Instance Attribute Summary collapse

Instance Attribute Details


The starting position on the stream.

  • NOW - Start reading just after the most recent record in the stream, start at the request time stamp that the customer issued.

  • TRIM_HORIZON - Start reading at the last untrimmed record in the stream, which is the oldest record available in the stream. This option is not available for an Amazon Kinesis Firehose delivery stream.

  • LAST_STOPPED_POINT - Resume reading from where the application last stopped reading.

    Possible values:

    • NOW


  • (String)

    The starting position on the stream.