Created on 01-25-201808:10 PM - edited 08-17-201909:21 AM
This article highlights some of the latest UI enhancements added in Apache NiFi 1.5.0.
The examples shown in the article utilized the following environment and components:
Mac OS X 10.11.6
Apache NiFi 1.5.0
"Primary Node" Processors Identification
In a NiFi Cluster, processors that have been configured for "Primary node" execution are now identified in the UI by a "P". On the canvas, the "P" is visible next to the processor icon:
The "P" is also shown in the Processors tab on the Summary page, specifically in the Name column:
Finding Processors Quickly in the Summary Page
If your flow has hundreds of processors, it can be difficult differentiating between them in the Summary page (accessible from the top-right Global menu). On the Processors tab, a "Process Group" column has been added to display the name of the parent process group containing the component:
Additionally, when hovering over the "Go to location" button the tooltip now includes the path of the component.