Creating a view using Glue API is possible using model/v1/view_create. That said, defining parameters for an intended view can be a challenge without the user interaction. In this post, I’m going to look at view_create method, focusing purely on the format of parameters.
A list of parameters required to create a view may need a little bit explanation. The documentation lists parameters that are mixture for creating a view and for a folder. It makes less clear what parameters are needed to create a view. In addition to the parameters common to all REST calls (i.e., the first six, up to “sig” in the documentation), you will need the following to create a view. Continue reading “Creating a View Using Glue API”