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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.

Replace:

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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