limit() function

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The limit() function limits each output table to the first n records. The function produces one output table for each input table. Each output table contains the first n records after the offset. If the input table has less than offset + n records, limit() outputs all records after the offset.

Function type: Filter

limit(
  n:10,
  offset: 0
)

Parameters

n

The maximum number of records to output.

Data type: Integer

offset

The number of records to skip per table before limiting to n. Defaults to 0.

Data type: Integer

Examples

Output the first ten records in each table
from(bucket:"telegraf/autogen")
  |> range(start:-1h)
  |> limit(n:10)

LIMIT