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Export from Hacker News to File

CloudQuery is an open-source data integration platform that allows you to export data from any source to any destination.

The CloudQuery Hacker News plugin allows you to sync data from Hacker News to any destination, including File. It takes only minutes to get started.

hackernews
Official

Hacker News

The Hacker News Source plugin for CloudQuery extracts configuration from the Hacker News API and loads it into any supported CloudQuery destination

Publisher

cloudquery

Repositorygithub.com
Latest version

v3.1.3

Type

Source

Platforms
Date Published

Apr 9, 2024

File
file
Official

File

This destination plugin lets you sync data from a CloudQuery source to local files in various formats. It currently supports CSV, line-delimited JSON and Parquet

Publisher

cloudquery

Repositorygithub.com
Latest version

v4.0.7

Type

Destination

Platforms
Date Published

Apr 9, 2024

Linux Setup

Step 1. Install CloudQuery

curl -L https://github.com/cloudquery/cloudquery/releases/download/cli-v4.3.4/cloudquery_linux_amd64 -o cloudquery
chmod a+x cloudquery

Step 2. Configure Hacker News source plugin

You can find more information about the configuration in the plugin documentation

kind: source
spec:
  name: "hackernews"
  path: "cloudquery/hackernews"
  registry: "cloudquery"
  version: "v3.1.3"
  tables: ["*"]
  backend_options:
    table_name: "cq_state_hackernews"
    connection: "@@plugins.file.connection"
  destinations:
    - "DESTINATION_NAME"
  spec:
    item_concurrency: 100

Step 3. Configure File destination plugin

You can find more information about the configuration in the plugin documentation

kind: destination
spec:
  name: "file"
  path: "cloudquery/file"
  registry: "cloudquery"
  version: "v4.0.7"
  write_mode: "append"
  spec:
    path: "path/to/files/{{TABLE}}/{{UUID}}.{{FORMAT}}"
    format: "csv" # options: parquet, json, csv
    # Optional parameters
    # format_spec:
      # CSV-specific parameters:
      # delimiter: ","
      # skip_header: false
    # compression: "" # options: gzip
    # no_rotate: false
    # batch_size: 10000
    # batch_size_bytes: 52428800 # 50 MiB
    # batch_timeout: 30s

Step 4. Run Sync

cloudquery sync hackernews.yml file.yml
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