This handler is similar to CSV. This handler does not treat escaping of the delimiter (e.g. by quotes or backslash). If needed use CSV. A string array is send to the data handler.


  • delay: Delay of reading in milliseconds (default 0). DEPRECATED: use scheduler.delay instead if not used together with delayeach
  • nanodelay: Delay of reading in nanoseconds (default 0).
  • delayeach: The number of lines between a delay is used (default 0).
  • readfirstline: Should the first line of the file be ignored (e.g. because of header information) (default: true)
  • debug: If set to true, some additional thinks are available: (default false)
  • dumpEachLine: Dumps lines to the console. if set to 1 each line will be dumped
  • measureEachLine: Measures the processing time between n elements that are dumped
  • lastLine/maxLines: Stop processing after n elements are read
  • csv.delimiter: The delimiter for splitting the input (Default: , ).

  • addlinenumber: Adds the line number (starting with 0) to the beginning of the line. Remember to add a proper attribute to the schema! (default false).
  • csv.floatingFormatter:If used for writing, each double/float value will be formatted using this formatter (default null).
  • csv.numgerFormatter: If used for writing, each number other than double/float value will be formatted using this formatter (default null).
  • csv.writeMetadata:Should metadata be written? (default false)
  • csv.trim: Removes leading and trailing whitespaces in each element (default false)
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