Execute a Flume source. Each Flume Event is sent to the success relationship as a FlowFile

Additional Details...


flume, hadoop, get, source


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
Source TypeThe component type name for the source. For some sources, this is a short, symbolic name (e.g. spooldir). For others, it's the fully-qualified name of the Source class. See the Flume User Guide for details.
Agent Nametier1The name of the agent used in the Flume source configuration
Source Namesrc-1The name of the source used in the Flume source configuration
Flume ConfigurationThe Flume configuration for the source 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 does not allow an incoming relationship.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.