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fileutils

This module exposes action to manipulate files. It extracts data from XML or JSON files.

Configuration

This module accepts no configuration.

Actions

Read JSON File

Read the json file and return its content evaluated against specified jsonpath

Arguments

Name Type Description
file_path string File path to the JSON file to read.
file object The JSON content to read.
jsonpath string JSON path to evaluate against read file content
return_list boolean Always return a list of results. Default to false.
to_file boolean Whether the event should be saved in a file or sent directly

Outputs

Name Type Description
output object Content read from file
output_path object Path to the file with the content

Read XML File

Read the XML file and return its content evaluated against specified xpath

Arguments

Name Type Description
file_path string File path to the XML or HTML file to read.
file object The XML content to read.
xpath string XML path to evaluate against read file content
source_type string Source type of the input, it can be XML or HTML
return_list boolean Always return a list of results. Default to false.
to_file boolean Whether the event should be saved in a file or sent directly

Outputs

Name Type Description
output object Content read from file
output_path object Path to the file with the content

Extra

Module fileutils v.1.18

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