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The DummyPlugin step is a reference step plugin that adds a single value to the incoming rows.  This page concerns the variation that will run on version 3 of Pentaho Data Integration.

Source code

The source code can be obtained through Subversion over here.


 Download the attachment and unzip it in the plugins/steps/ directory of your Pentaho Data Integration distribution.  Version 3 or higher is required for this plugin to work.

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  1. Just to clarify to find this step in the tree it is called "Example Plugin" not "Dummy Plugin"

    (As set in the plugin.xml file)

    Also this step is delivered by default in the current build of PDI.

    There is a worked example of using this code in my blog here: