AWS Elemental MediaTailor
User Guide

Playback Error Examples

This section lists some examples of the playback errors that you might see in command line interactions with AWS Elemental MediaTailor.

The following example shows the result when a timeout occurs between AWS Elemental MediaTailor and either the ad decision server (ADS) or the origin server.

~[]> curl -vvv https://111122223333444455556666123456789012.mediatailor.us-west-2.amazonaws.com/v1/master/123456789012/Multiperiod_DASH_Demo/index.mpd * Trying 54.186.133.224... * Connected to 111122223333444455556666123456789012.mediatailor.us-west-2.amazonaws.com (11.222.333.444) port 555 (#0) * TLS 1.2 connection using TLS_ECDHE_RSA_WITH_AES_128_GCM_SHA256 * Server certificate: mediatailor.us-west-2.amazonaws.com * Server certificate: Amazon * Server certificate: Amazon Root CA 1 * Server certificate: Starfield Services Root Certificate Authority - G2 > GET /v1/master/123456789012/Multiperiod_DASH_Demo/index.mpd HTTP/1.1 > Host: 111122223333444455556666123456789012.mediatailor.us-west-2.amazonaws.com > User-Agent: curl/7.43.0 > Accept: */* > < HTTP/1.1 504 Gateway Timeout < Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2018 18:43:14 GMT < Content-Type: application/json < Content-Length: 338 < Connection: keep-alive < x-amzn-RequestId: 123456789012-123456789012 < x-amzn-ErrorType: GatewayTimeoutException:http://internal.amazon.com/coral/com.amazon.elemental.midas.mms.coral/ < * Connection #0 to host 111122223333444455556666123456789012.mediatailor.us-west-2.amazonaws.com left intact {"message":"failed to generate manifest: Unable to obtain template playlist. origin URL:[https://777788889999.mediapackage.us-west-2.amazonaws.com/out/v1/444455556666111122223333/index.mpd], asset path: [index.mpd], sessionId:[123456789012123456789012] customerId:[123456789012]"}%