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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to the Informatica Connector Toolkit
  3. Installing and Upgrading the Informatica Connector Toolkit
  4. Building an Adapter
  5. Connection Attributes
  6. Type System
  7. Metadata Objects
  8. Partitioning Capability
  9. Run-time Behavior
  10. Adapter Example: MySQL
  11. Adapter Example: YouTube
  12. Metadata Models
  13. ASO Model
  14. Adapter Project Migration

Informatica Connector Toolkit Developer Guide

Informatica Connector Toolkit Developer Guide

Step 1. Define the Adapter Properties

Step 1. Define the Adapter Properties

The adapter properties describe and identify the adapter in the Informatica domain. Use the Informatica Connector Toolkit to create an adapter project and define the adapter properties.
  1. From the Eclipse IDE, click the
    Connector
    button ( " " 
			 ).
    The
    Create Informatica Connector Project
    dialog box appears.
  2. Enter the following adapter project details:
    Property
    Description
    Connector ID
    An identifier that uniquely identifies the adapter. For example: mysql.
    Connector Name
    Name of the adapter. The adapter name is an alphanumeric string. The first character of the name must be a letter. For example: PowerExchange for MySQL.
    Vendor Name
    Name of the vendor building the adapter.
    Vendor ID
    A unique identifier for the vendor.
    Version
    The version number of the adapter must have the format x.x.x and must include numeric characters. For example: 1.0.0.
    Description
    Description of the adapter.
  3. Click
    Finish
    .
    The adapter project appears in the
    Connector Navigator
    view of the Eclipse IDE.


Updated January 22, 2019