I am trying to determine how to approach this.
I have a data source that broadcasts packets via telnet on a certain port.
Once I connect through telnet it will prompt for my user name like so:
Please enter your user name:
Once you enter your username you start receiving the data one record per
So far I have been able to process this data stream like so:
I open a telnet connection on my machine. I route the packets to a file and
I use the TailFile processor to read the incoming packets that get appended
to that file.
Then I process each line and send it to a Cassandra cluster.
I wonder how can I directly connect to the Telnet source from Nifi, to
avoid having to flush to a log file and using the TailFile processor as
Thanks in advance,