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Thread: Getting the latest Flat File as source.

  1. #1
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    Apr 2008

    Default Getting the latest Flat File as source.

    I'm performing etl's on Flat files.
    Flat file names come with timestamp like

    By using the Get file names I'm getting the list of all files starting with Name..
    Now I want to take the latest file from the list as source file.

    How to do the?
    Any help will be appreciated.

  2. #2
    DEinspanjer Guest


    The name format you gave as an example will sort lexically, so you could just sort them and use a blocking step to get the last one.

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