SplitRecord

Description:

Splits up an input FlowFile that is in a record-oriented data format into multiple smaller FlowFiles

Tags:

split, generic, schema, json, csv, avro, log, logs, freeform, text

Properties:

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, and whether a property supports the NiFi Expression Language.

NameDefault ValueAllowable ValuesDescription
Record ReaderController Service API:
RecordReaderFactory
Implementations: ScriptedReader
AvroReader
SyslogReader
JsonPathReader
Syslog5424Reader
CSVReader
XMLReader
JsonTreeReader
GrokReader
Specifies the Controller Service to use for reading incoming data
Record WriterController Service API:
RecordSetWriterFactory
Implementations: AvroRecordSetWriter
XMLRecordSetWriter
FreeFormTextRecordSetWriter
JsonRecordSetWriter
CSVRecordSetWriter
ScriptedRecordSetWriter
Specifies the Controller Service to use for writing out the records
Records Per SplitSpecifies how many records should be written to each 'split' or 'segment' FlowFile
Supports Expression Language: true (will be evaluated using flow file attributes and variable registry)

Relationships:

NameDescription
failureIf a FlowFile cannot be transformed from the configured input format to the configured output format, the unchanged FlowFile will be routed to this relationship.
splitsThe individual 'segments' of the original FlowFile will be routed to this relationship.
originalUpon successfully splitting an input FlowFile, the original FlowFile will be sent to this relationship.

Reads Attributes:

None specified.

Writes Attributes:

NameDescription
mime.typeSets the mime.type attribute to the MIME Type specified by the Record Writer for the FlowFiles routed to the 'splits' Relationship.
record.countThe number of records in the FlowFile. This is added to FlowFiles that are routed to the 'splits' Relationship.
fragment.identifierAll split FlowFiles produced from the same parent FlowFile will have the same randomly generated UUID added for this attribute
fragment.indexA one-up number that indicates the ordering of the split FlowFiles that were created from a single parent FlowFile
fragment.countThe number of split FlowFiles generated from the parent FlowFile
segment.original.filename The filename of the parent FlowFile

State management:

This component does not store state.

Restricted:

This component is not restricted.

Input requirement:

This component requires an incoming relationship.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.