Get an Event

In this building block you will see how to get an Event.

Example

Ensure the following variables are set to your required values using any convenient method:

Key Description
CONVERSATION_ID The unique ID of the Conversation.
EVENT_ID The unique ID of the Event.

Prerequisites

Use your existing application

You will need to use an existing Application that contains a Conversation in order to be able to create an Event and then retrieve details for one. See the Create Conversation building block for information on how to create an Application and some sample Conversations.

Write the code

Add the following to get-event.sh:

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curl "https://api.nexmo.com/beta/conversations/$CONVERSATION_ID/events/$EVENT_ID" \
     -H 'Authorization: Bearer '$JWT\
     -H 'Content-Type: application/json'

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Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

$ bash get-event.sh

Try it out

When you run the code you will get the specified Event.