file watch source File Watch Source

Provided by: "Apache Software Foundation"

Receive events related to a file or folder. It may require a volume mounting on Kubernetes.

Configuration Options

The following table summarizes the configuration options available for the file-watch-source Kamelet:

Property Name Description Type Default Example

events *

The events

The type of events to consume

boolean

"CREATE,MODIFY,DELETE"

path *

The path

Path of file or folder to watch

string

Fields marked with (*) are mandatory.

Usage

This section summarizes how the file-watch-source can be used in various contexts.

Knative Source

The file-watch-source Kamelet can be used as Knative source by binding it to a Knative object.

file-watch-source-binding.yaml
apiVersion: camel.apache.org/v1alpha1
kind: KameletBinding
metadata:
  name: file-watch-source-binding
spec:
  source:
    ref:
      kind: Kamelet
      apiVersion: camel.apache.org/v1alpha1
      name: file-watch-source
    properties:
      path: "The The path"
  sink:
    ref:
      kind: InMemoryChannel
      apiVersion: messaging.knative.dev/v1
      name: mychannel

Make sure you have Camel K installed into the Kubernetes cluster you’re connected to.

Save the file-watch-source-binding.yaml file into your hard drive, then configure it according to your needs.

You can run the source using the following command:

kubectl apply -f file-watch-source-binding.yaml