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convert JSON object into multiple records

asked 2018-11-16 17:07:09 -0500

Ben A gravatar image

Trying to convert a single JSON object that contains multiple records. Using /RestResponse/result as the 'Field to Parse" in a 'Data Parser' processor with 'Mulitple Values Behavior' set to 'split into multiple records' results in an error.

Cannot parse the field '/RestResponse/result' as type LIST is not supported

{ "RestResponse" : { "messages" : [ "Total [2] records found." ], "result" : [ { "name" : "Afghanistan", "alpha2_code" : "AF", "alpha3_code" : "AFG" }, { "name" : "Zimbabwe", "alpha2_code" : "ZW", "alpha3_code" : "ZWE" } ] } }

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answered 2018-11-19 17:22:07 -0500

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If you're looking to create multiple records off /RestResponse/result, you can use Field Pivoter. Here's a sample pipeline based on your input:

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Cheers, Dash

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Thank you, that is what I was looking to do. I also found this excellent blog post.

Ben A gravatar imageBen A ( 2018-11-20 07:51:49 -0500 )edit
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