// This is an automatically generated code sample.
// To make this code sample work in your Oracle Cloud tenancy,
// please replace the values for any parameters whose current values do not fit
// your use case (such as resource IDs, strings containing ‘EXAMPLE’ or ‘unique_id’, and
// boolean, number, and enum parameters with values not fitting your use case).

import * as datacatalog from "oci-datacatalog";
import common = require("oci-common");

// Create a default authentication provider that uses the DEFAULT
// profile in the configuration file.
// Refer to <see href="https://docs.cloud.oracle.com/en-us/iaas/Content/API/Concepts/sdkconfig.htm#SDK_and_CLI_Configuration_File>the public documentation</see> on how to prepare a configuration file.

const provider: common.ConfigFileAuthenticationDetailsProvider = new common.ConfigFileAuthenticationDetailsProvider();

(async () => {
  try {
    // Create a service client
    const client = new datacatalog.DataCatalogClient({ authenticationDetailsProvider: provider });

    // Create a request and dependent object(s).
    const createEntityDetails = {
      displayName: "EXAMPLE-displayName-Value",
      businessName: "EXAMPLE-businessName-Value",
      description: "EXAMPLE-description-Value",
      timeExternal: new Date("Sun Aug 16 22:09:07 UTC 2015"),
      isLogical: true,
      isPartition: true,
      folderKey: "EXAMPLE-folderKey-Value",
      patternKey: "EXAMPLE-patternKey-Value",
      realizedExpression: "EXAMPLE-realizedExpression-Value",
      harvestStatus: datacatalog.models.HarvestStatus.Deferred,
      lastJobKey: "EXAMPLE-lastJobKey-Value",
      customPropertyMembers: [
          key: "EXAMPLE-key-Value",
          displayName: "EXAMPLE-displayName-Value",
          value: "EXAMPLE-value-Value",
          namespaceName: "EXAMPLE-namespaceName-Value"
      properties: {
        EXAMPLE_KEY_M3Z5G: {
          EXAMPLE_KEY_4Ja0Q: "EXAMPLE--Value"

    const createEntityRequest: datacatalog.requests.CreateEntityRequest = {
      catalogId: "ocid1.test.oc1..<unique_ID>EXAMPLE-catalogId-Value",
      dataAssetKey: "EXAMPLE-dataAssetKey-Value",
      createEntityDetails: createEntityDetails,
      opcRequestId: "A2G1N617YUQYWD2HGTKX<unique_ID>",
      opcRetryToken: "EXAMPLE-opcRetryToken-Value"

    // Send request to the Client.
    const createEntityResponse = await client.createEntity(createEntityRequest);
  } catch (error) {
    console.log("createEntity Failed with error  " + error);