The Faker connector can be used as a source to generate random data. To use the Faker connector, you need to specify the usage The Datagen connector is useful when you want to experiment and try out SQL Stream Builder or to test your SQL queries using random data.
- Template: faker
- You do not need to provide any type of information when using the Datagen connector and template.
- Type: source
- The following fields are mandatory to use the connector:
fields.#.expression: The Java Faker expression to generate the values for a specific field. For more information about the list and use of the Faker expressions, see the flink-faker documentation.