This is a generated connector for the OpenAI moderations API OpenAPI Specification. OpenAI is an American artificial intelligence research laboratory consisting of a non-profit corporation and a for-profit subsidiary. OpenAI conducts AI research with the declared intention of promoting and developing friendly AI. The OpenAI Moderations API provides a way to access new moderation models developed by OpenAI for content moderation tasks.


Before using this connector in your Ballerina application, complete the following:

Quick start

To use the OpenAI moderations connector in your Ballerina application, update the .bal file as follows:

Step 1: Import the connector

First, import the ballerinax/openai.moderations module (along with the other required imports) as given below.

import ballerinax/openai.moderations;
import ballerina/io;

Step 2: Create a new connector instance

Create and initialize a moderations:Client with the obtained apiKey.

moderations:Client moderationsClient = check new ({
    auth: {
        token: "sk-XXXXXXXXX"

Step 3: Invoke the connector operation

  1. Now you can use the operations available within the connector.

    Following is an example on identifying harmful content using the OpenAI moderations model:

    public function main() returns error? {
        moderations:CreateModerationRequest createModerationRequest = {
            input: "I want to kill them.",
            model: "text-moderation-stable"
        moderations:CreateModerationResponse res = check moderationsClient->/;
  2. Use the bal run command to compile and run the Ballerina program.

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