tBoxList Standard properties - 6.5

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Data Governance > Third-party systems > Cloud storages > Box components
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These properties are used to configure tBoxList running in the Standard Job framework.

The Standard tBoxList component belongs to the Cloud family.

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

Basic settings

Connection/Client Key

Enter the client key required by Box to access the Box API. To obtain the client key and client secret you need to create an account at https://developers.box.com/ and then create a Box App under the Box account to be used. The client key and client secret can be obtained from the account application settings.

Connection/Client Secret

Enter the client secret required by Box to access the Box API. To obtain the client key and client secret you need to create an account at https://developers.box.com/ and then create a Box App under the Box account to be used. The client key and client secret can be obtained from the account application settings.

Connection/Access Token

Enter the access token required by Box to access a Box account and operate it. For how to get the access token and refresh token, check the Box documentation you can access from https://developers.box.com/.

Connection/Refresh Token

Enter the refresh token required by Box to refresh the access token automatically. For how to get the access token and refresh token, check the Box documentation you can access from https://developers.box.com/.

Connection/Use HTTP proxy

If you are using a proxy, select this check box and enter the host and port information of that proxy in the corresponding fields that are displayed.

Path

Enter the path pointing to the folder you need to list the files from, or enter the path pointing to the exact file you need to read.

List type

Select the type of data you need to list from the specified path, Files, Folders, or Both.

Include subdirectories

Select this check box to list files from any existing sub-folders in addition to the files in the directory defined in the Path field.

Schema and Edit schema

A schema is a row description. It defines the number of fields (columns) to Repository. When you create a Spark Job, avoid the reserved word line when naming the fields.

Note that the schema of this component is read-only with six columns named name, path, lastModified, size, id, and type.

Advanced settings

tStatCatcher Statistics

Select this check box to collect log data at the component level.

Global Variables

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.

NAME: the name of the remote file being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

FILE_PATH: the path pointing to the folder or the file being processed on Box. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

FILE_DIRECTORY: the directory of the folder or the file being processed on Box. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

LAST_MODIFIED: the timestamp of the last modification of the file being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a long.

SIZE: the volume of the file being processed. This is a Flow variable and it returns a long.

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

TYPE: the type of the objects being processed on Box, file or folder. This is a Flow variable and it returns a string.

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 is typically used standalone.