create_snapshot(search_key, context, snapshot_type="file", description="No description", is_current=True, level_key=None, is_revision=False, triggers=True )

Create an empty snapshot


search_key - a unique identifier key representing an sobject

context - the context of the checkin


snapshot_type - [optional] descibes what kind of a snapshot this is.

More information about a snapshot type can be found in the

prod/snapshot_type sobject

description - [optional] optional description for this checkin

is_current - flag to determine if this checkin is to be set as current

is_revision - flag to set this as a revision instead of a version

level_key - the unique identifier of the level that this

is to be checked into

triggers - boolean to fire triggers on insert


dictionary - representation of the snapshot created for this checkin