tRiakConnection - 6.3

Talend Open Studio for Big Data Components Reference Guide

EnrichVersion
6.3
EnrichProdName
Talend Open Studio for Big Data
task
Data Governance
Data Quality and Preparation
Design and Development
EnrichPlatform
Talend Studio

Function

tRiakConnection opens a connection to a Riak cluster.

Purpose

tRiakConnection enables the reuse of the connection it creates to a Riak cluster.

tRiakConnection properties

Component Family

Big Data / Riak

 

Basic settings

Nodes

Fill in the information required for a connection to a Riak cluster.

  • Host: enter the IP address or hostname of a Riak node in the Riak cluster that you want to connect to.

  • Port: enter the listening port number of a Riak node. You can leave this field empty to use its default value 8098.

  • Riak path: enter the Riak path for accessing a Riak node. You can leave this field empty to use its defalt value riak.

One example of the URL for accessing a Riak node is http://127.0.0.1:8098/riak.

For more information about the concepts related to Riak, see http://docs.basho.com/riak/latest/theory/concepts/.

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

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

This component is generally used with other Riak components, particularly tRiakClose.

Log4j

If you are using a subscription-based version of the Studio, the activity of this component can be logged using the log4j feature. For more information on this feature, see Talend Studio User Guide.

For more information on the log4j logging levels, see the Apache documentation at http://logging.apache.org/log4j/1.2/apidocs/org/apache/log4j/Level.html.

Limitation

n/a

Related scenario

For a scenario in which tRiakConnection is used, see Scenario: Exporting data from a Riak bucket to a local file.