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# COPYRIGHT: # # Copyright 2018-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. # # Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). # You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. # A copy of the License is located at # # # # or in the "license" file accompanying this file. This file is distributed # on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either # express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing # permissions and limitations under the License. # from __future__ import print_function import time import boto3 transcribe = boto3.client('transcribe') job_name = "job name" job_uri = "https://S3 endpoint/test-transcribe/answer2.wav" transcribe.start_transcription_job( TranscriptionJobName=job_name, Media={'MediaFileUri': job_uri}, MediaFormat='wav', LanguageCode='en-US' ) while True: status = transcribe.get_transcription_job(TranscriptionJobName=job_name) if status['TranscriptionJob']['TranscriptionJobStatus'] in ['COMPLETED', 'FAILED']: break print("Not ready yet...") time.sleep(5) print(status)

Sample Details

Service: transcribe

Last tested: 2019-01-10

Author: AWS

Type: snippet

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