Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Community Forums
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Text file input, no header

  1. #1

    Default Text file input, no header

    I am trying to load CSV files via the text file input step in spoon. My CSV files come from an external vendor with no header row. This causes the step to label them "field 1, field 2, etc...". I am happy with this, but the Select Values step does not seem to be. It recognizes those names in the stream when I am configuring it, but when I run it, it gives me an error saying that it cannot find field 1 in previous step. Not sure what to do next.


    Thanks
    Matt

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 1999
    Posts
    9,729

    Default RE: Text file input, no header

    Hi Matt,

    Just verify the transformation and solve the problems.
    If you're sending rows withouth "field1" to step "Select Values" then this is obviously a problem.
    Check for spaces in field names, etc. This is sometimes difficult to detect manually. Verify will bring these issues forward.

    All the best,
    Matt

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Privacy Policy | Legal Notices | Safe Harbor Privacy Policy

Copyright © 2005 - 2019 Hitachi Vantara Corporation. All Rights Reserved.