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Connect Soda to DuckDB (Experimental)

Last modified on 26-Jan-23

For Soda to run quality scans of your data, you must configure it to connect to your data source.

  • For Soda Core, add the connection configurations to your configuration.yml file. Read more.
  • For Soda Cloud, add the connection configurations to step 3 of the New Data Source workflow. Read more.

Configuration

data_source my_datasource_name:
  type: duckdb
  path: xxx
  read_only: true
  
Property Required Notes
type required  
path required  
read_only required Value is boolean: true or false

Test the data source connection

To confirm that you have correctly configured the connection details for the data source(s) in your configuration YAML file, use the test-connection command. If you wish, add a -V option to the command to returns results in verbose mode in the CLI.

soda test-connection -d my_datasource -c configuration.yml -V

Supported data types

Category Data type
text CHARACTER VARYING, CHARACTER, CHAR, TEXT
number SMALLINT, INTEGER, BIGINT, DECIMAL, NUMERIC, VARIABLE, REAL, DOUBLE PRECISION, SMALLSERIAL, SERIAL, BIGSERIAL
time TIMESTAMP, DATE, TIME, TIMESTAMP WITH TIME ZONE, TIMESTAMP WITHOUT TIME ZONE, TIME WITH TIME ZONE, TIME WITHOUT TIME ZONE




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Last modified on 26-Jan-23