Normalize rules

The normalize rule defines a URL transformation to apply to a source creative URL obtained from a VAST/VMAP response.

Key Type Values Description
type String normalize The value must always be normalize.
item String host Currently only host is supported. This attribute must be present when matches and values attributes are defined.
matches Possible values:
  • eq - equals
  • ne - not equals
  • co - contains
  • nc - not contains
  • sw - starts with
  • ew - ends with
values Array TVSDK will use the matches attribute on the item of the source creative and match against the values defined in this array.
find regex A regular expression to apply on the source creative URL to match.
replace regex A regular expression to apply on the source creative URL to replace based on the match.
{
    "ads": {
        "rules": {
            "default": [
                {
                ...
                }
                {
                    "
<b>type</b>": "
<b>normalize</b>",
                    "
<b>item</b>": "host",
                    "
<b>matches</b>": "ew",
                    "
<b>values</b>": [
                        "redirector.gvt1.com"
                    ],
                    "
<b>find</b>": "videoplayback/(.*?)/expire/.*?/(.*?)/signature/.*?/",
                    "
<b>replace</b>": "videoplayback/$1/expire//$2/signature//"
                }                
            ]
        }
    }
}

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