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How to Execute an external binary file and pass the flowFiles as arguments of the binary File

Hello All,

I have a project that collect files in a directory and i create i binary that transform the file passed in argument

ex : ./myBinary <theFile> if execute it in as a shell command ....

but i want to integrate it in the nifi and do automaticaly the transformation for every files that arrives in the directory.

Thanks for advance for your answers.

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

You could setup ListFile processor to periodically monitor the directory, and send the listings to an ExecuteCommand processor.

The command to execute would be ./yourBinary ${path}/${filename}"

The path and filename variables come from the flow files produced by ListFile.

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You could setup ListFile processor to periodically monitor the directory, and send the listings to an ExecuteCommand processor.

The command to execute would be ./yourBinary ${path}/${filename}"

The path and filename variables come from the flow files produced by ListFile.

thank you very much , it is very helpful

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