Execute a Flume sink. Each input FlowFile is converted into a Flume Event for processing by the sink.

Additional Details...


flume, hadoop, put, sink


In the list below, the names of required properties appear in bold. Any other properties (not in bold) are considered optional. The table also indicates any default values.

NameDefault ValueAllowable ValuesDescription
Sink TypeThe component type name for the sink. For some sinks, this is a short, symbolic name (e.g. hdfs). For others, it's the fully-qualified name of the Sink class. See the Flume User Guide for details.
Agent Nametier1The name of the agent used in the Flume sink configuration
Sink Namesink-1The name of the sink used in the Flume sink configuration
Flume ConfigurationThe Flume configuration for the sink copied from the flume.properties file



Reads Attributes:

None specified.

Writes Attributes:

None specified.

State management:

This component does not store state.


Required PermissionExplanation
execute codeProvides operator the ability to execute arbitrary Flume configurations assuming all permissions that NiFi has.

Input requirement:

This component requires an incoming relationship.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.