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Interface WorkflowExecutionTimedOutEventAttributes

Provides the details of the WorkflowExecutionTimedOut event.


  • WorkflowExecutionTimedOutEventAttributes


childPolicy: undefined | string

The policy used for the child workflow executions of this workflow execution.

The supported child policies are:

  • TERMINATE – The child executions are terminated.

  • REQUEST_CANCEL – A request to cancel is attempted for each child execution by recording a WorkflowExecutionCancelRequested event in its history. It is up to the decider to take appropriate actions when it receives an execution history with this event.

  • ABANDON – No action is taken. The child executions continue to run.

timeoutType: undefined | string

The type of timeout that caused this event.