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Text file location and its data check at FTP server in informatica

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How to check in informatica whether a flat file exists at a location at FTP server and to check if it has some data in it?

posted Sep 18, 2014 by Sunil

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One solution is to create Windows or Unix shell script on the Informatica server that checks for the existence of the file. Something like this:

#!/usr/bin/ksh

if [ ! -f /Filelocation/INPUT_FILENAME.txt]
  then
    echo "Source not found"  
    exit 1
  else
       echo "Source present"     
          exit 0
  fi
done
exit 1

Create a command session in Workflow that runs this script.

answer Sep 22, 2014 by Shweta Singh
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