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Calling extern REST Service from NIFI


Calling extern REST Service from NIFI

Rising Star


I need to configure a NIFI flow thats invoke a jenkins built on a remote server. The curl command works fine from trhe cmd line of my nifi host

curl ""

I tried to configure this using InvokeHTTP processor

using UpDateAttribute to set the attributes

token = 8eabad81fd14bb3f0e8a

model_args = model_args=20170829

and referring to them in the attributes to send field.


But it ends up in the no retry queue every time.

Am i using the right processor ?

How should it be configured given the current curl command ?

Best regards Simon


Re: Calling extern REST Service from NIFI

@Simon Jespersen

Try using the ExecuteStreamCommand processor. When I am using curl commands, I have found putting them into a script and then running the script with that processor seems to work very well and is simple to implement.

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