Configuring the tPaloDimension component - 7.3


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  1. On the workspace, double-click tPaloDimension to open its Component view.
  2. Select the Use an existing connection check box. Then tPaloConnection_1 displays automatically in the Connection configuration field.
  3. In the Database field, type in the database in which the new dimension is created, talendDatabase for this scenario.
  4. In the Dimension field, type in the name you want to use for the dimension to be created, for example, Date.
  5. In the Action on dimension field, select the action to be performed. In this scenario, select Create dimension if not exist.
  6. Select the Create dimension elements check box.
  7. In the Consolidation Type area, select the Normal check box.
  8. Under the element hierarchy table in the Consolidation Type area, click the plus button to add three rows into the table.
  9. In the Input column column of the element hierarchy table, select Year from the drop-down list for the first row, Month for the second and Date for the third. This determinates levels of elements from different columns of the input schema.