tGoogleDriveList Standard properties

Google Drive

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Data Governance > Third-party systems > Cloud storages > Google Drive components
Data Quality and Preparation > Third-party systems > Cloud storages > Google Drive components
Design and Development > Third-party systems > Cloud storages > Google Drive components
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These properties are used to configure tGoogleDriveList running in the Standard Job framework.

The Standard tGoogleDriveList component belongs to the Cloud family.

The component in this framework is available in all Talend products.

Basic settings

Use Existing Connection

Select this check box and from the list displayed select the relevant connection component to reuse the connection details you have already defined.

Application Name

Enter the application name required by Google Drive to get access to its APIs.

Access Token

Enter the access token required by Google Drive to access a Google Drive account and operate it. For how to get the access token, see Obtaining an access token for Google Drive.

Use HTTP Proxy

Select this check box if you are working behind an HTTP proxy.

Proxy Host

Enter the IP address of the HTTP proxy server.

This field is available only when the Use HTTP Proxy check box is selected.

Proxy Port

Enter the port number of the HTTP proxy server.

This field is available only when the Use HTTP Proxy check box is selected.

Use SSL

Select this check box if an SSL connection is used to access Google Drive.

Algorithm

Enter the name of the SSL cryptography algorithm.

This field is available only when the Use SSL check box is selected.

TrustStore File

Browse to or enter the path to the certificate TrustStore file that contains the list of certificates the client trusts.

This field is available only when the Use SSL check box is selected.

Password

Enter the password used to check the integrity of the TrustStore data.

This field is available only when the Use SSL check box is selected.

Folder Name

Enter the name of the folder to be iterated on.

FileList Type

Select the type of data you want to list.
  • Files: only files in the specified folder.

  • Directories: only subfolders in the specified folder.

  • Both: both files and subfolders in the specified folder.

Includes subdirectories

Select this check box to iterate also on the subdirectories.

Advanced settings

tStatCatcher Statistics

Select this check box to gather the Job processing metadata at the Job level as well as at each component level.

Global Variables

Global Variables

ID: the ID of the file/folder being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

TITLE: the title of the file/folder being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

MIME_TYPE: the MIME type of the file/folder being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string. For more information about the supported MIME types in Google Drive, see Supported MIME Types.

LAST_MODIFIED: the last modification date of the file/folder being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

SIZE: the file size in bytes. This is a Flow variable and it returns a long for a file being processed and null for a folder being processed.

SELF_LINK: the link back to the file/folder being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

PARENTS: the properties of the parent folder of the file/folder being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a list.

ERROR_MESSAGE: the error message generated by the component when an error occurs. This is an After variable and it returns a string. This variable functions only if the Die on error check box is cleared, if the component has this check box.

A Flow variable functions during the execution of a component while an After variable functions after the execution of the component.

To fill up a field or expression with a variable, press Ctrl + Space to access the variable list and choose the variable to use from it.

For further information about variables, see Talend Studio User Guide.

Usage

Usage rule

This component can be used as a standalone component or as a start component of a Job or Subjob.