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Tests the functionality of repository triggers by sending information to the trigger target. If real data is available in the repository, the test sends data from the last commit. If no data is available, sample data is generated.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.test_repository_triggers(
            'name': 'string',
            'destinationArn': 'string',
            'customData': 'string',
            'branches': [
            'events': [
  • repositoryName (string) –


    The name of the repository in which to test the triggers.

  • triggers (list) –


    The list of triggers to test.

    • (dict) –

      Information about a trigger for a repository.


      If you want to receive notifications about repository events, consider using notifications instead of triggers. For more information, see Configuring notifications for repository events.

      • name (string) – [REQUIRED]

        The name of the trigger.

      • destinationArn (string) – [REQUIRED]

        The ARN of the resource that is the target for a trigger (for example, the ARN of a topic in Amazon SNS).

      • customData (string) –

        Any custom data associated with the trigger to be included in the information sent to the target of the trigger.

      • branches (list) –

        The branches to be included in the trigger configuration. If you specify an empty array, the trigger applies to all branches.


        Although no content is required in the array, you must include the array itself.

        • (string) –

      • events (list) – [REQUIRED]

        The repository events that cause the trigger to run actions in another service, such as sending a notification through Amazon SNS.


        The valid value “all” cannot be used with any other values.

        • (string) –

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'successfulExecutions': [
    'failedExecutions': [
            'trigger': 'string',
            'failureMessage': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    Represents the output of a test repository triggers operation.

    • successfulExecutions (list) –

      The list of triggers that were successfully tested. This list provides the names of the triggers that were successfully tested, separated by commas.

      • (string) –

    • failedExecutions (list) –

      The list of triggers that were not tested. This list provides the names of the triggers that could not be tested, separated by commas.

      • (dict) –

        A trigger failed to run.

        • trigger (string) –

          The name of the trigger that did not run.

        • failureMessage (string) –

          Message information about the trigger that did not run.