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Slack Connection

The Slack connection type enables Slack Integrations.

Authenticating to Slack

Authenticate to Slack using a Slack API token.

Default Connection IDs

The SlackHook and SlackAPIOperator use slack_default by default.

Configuring the Connection

Password (optional)

Specify the Slack API token.

When specifying the connection in environment variable you should specify it using URI syntax.

Note that all components of the URI should be URL-encoded.

For example:

export AIRFLOW_CONN_SLACK_DEFAULT='slack://:token@'

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