GetBytesFromURL - 6.3

Talend Data Mapper User Guide

EnrichVersion
6.3
EnrichProdName
Talend Big Data Platform
Talend Data Fabric
Talend Data Management Platform
Talend Data Services Platform
Talend MDM Platform
Talend Real-Time Big Data Platform
task
Design and Development
EnrichPlatform
Talend Studio

Name

GetBytesFromURL

Purpose

Reads the specified URL and returns the contents as a binary.

Description

This is used to read data from an arbitrary URL. It can be converted to any other data type (for further processing) using the ExtractBytes and ConvertFromBinary functions.

Return Type

Binary

Argument

URL (String)

The URL to read the bytes from.