"How to create TOS components" Tutorial : Index
Component Creation - Index
|1||Component Creation 1||You will find here what a component is and is not, a short explanation of the role of the java template (jet) and of the generated java output code.
How component parameters affect the job execution
|2||Component Creation 2||The component sections are introduced and explained using a tJavaFlex component, then the concept of subjob is introduced.||3||Component Creation 3||Setting up the Component Designer, how to install custom components and introduction to which files are needed to describe a component.
Introducing the XML Descriptor
|4||Component Creation 4||How to write java jet template code and java output code.
Ensuring variables and objects have a unique name using cid = node.getUniqueName()
|5||Component Creation 5||Defining and passing component parameters (includes a simple exercise)||6||Component Creation 6||Input, Output and processing components.
Data connectors and SCHEMA_TYPE (includes exercise)
|7||Component Creation 7||Creation of a "real life" component that writes a CSV file (Exercise)||8||Component Creation 8||Creation of an Output component that writes an XML(ish) file.
Reading forfm an incoming connection.
Reading data connection metadata information
|9||Component Creation 9||Working with schemas, the AUTO_PROPAGATE functionality.
How to output less records than those received in input
|10||Component Creation 10||Reverse engineering an existing component and improving it with new functionality.||11||Component Creation 11||Planning, coding and debugging compoenents : our methodology|