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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Data Transformation
  3. Data Processor Transformation
  4. Wizard Input and Output Formats
  5. Relational Input and Output
  6. XMap
  7. Libraries
  8. Schema Object
  9. Command Line Interface
  10. Scripts
  11. Parsers
  12. Script Ports
  13. Document Processors
  14. Formats
  15. Data Holders
  16. Anchors
  17. Transformers
  18. Actions
  19. Serializers
  20. Mappers
  21. Locators, Keys, and Indexing
  22. Streamers
  23. Validators, Notifications, and Failure Handling
  24. Validation Rules
  25. Custom Script Components

Data Transformation User Guide

Data Transformation User Guide

BinaryFormat

BinaryFormat

The
BinaryFormat
format processes binary files and text files that you want to treat as a buffer of binary bytes.
The following table describes the properties of the
BinaryFormat
format:
Property
Description
default_transformers
Defines a list of Transformers that the Parser applies to the output of each content anchor.
Default is empty.
delimiters
Defines the structure of information in the document. You can choose one of the following options:
  • CommaDelimited. Data fields are separated by commas.
  • DelimiterHierarchy. Data fields are separated or surrounded by text characters.
  • HL7. Data fields are separated as defined in the HL7 standard.
  • Positional. Data fields are defined by the number of characters between them.
  • PostScript. Data fields are defined according to the PostScript format.
  • RTF. Data fields are defined according to the RTF format.
  • SGML. Data fields are defined according to the SGML format.
  • SpaceDelimited. Data fields are separated by spaces.
  • TabDelimited. Data fields are separated by tabs.
For more information, see Delimiters Component Reference.
Default is Positional.
name
A descriptive label for the component. This label appears in the log file and the
Events
view. Use the
name
property to identify the component that caused the event.
pre_processor
Defines a format preprocessor that processes the input after any document processor that you defined for the
pre_processor
property of the
example_source
. You can choose one of the following options:
  • HtmlProcessor. Converts all combinations of tab, space, or newline to a single space character. It is not restricted to HTML documents.
  • RtfProcessor. Normalizes RTF files.
Default is empty.
remark
A user-defined comment that describes the purpose or action of the component.


Updated September 26, 2018