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BQ connector to have replace table function

In BQ connector we need to replace table function.
While running a DS job and the metadata is using RCP method , then we would not know the column names . In that case if we have replace functionality . It will completely drop the table and create a fresh table with columns.

Work around is not possible in the above case.
however if we have column names defined in the metadata , then we can use delete and insert methond in Before /After SQL.

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  • Sep 16 2020
Who would benefit from this IDEA? All customers
How should it work?

In BQ connector Replace functionality should have below features in the drop down.


Generate create statement at run time:

Create statement:

Fail on error:

Generate drop statement at run time:

Drop statement:

Fail on error:

Idea Priority Urgent
Priority Justification There is work around for this feature when DS job is using RCP
Customer Name Walmart
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    Virginie Grandhaye commented
    17 Sep 06:56am

    Thank you for proposing this enhancement on our bigQuery connector.

    We are planning to implement this functionality and will update you soon, when it is available in the product.

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