tickscript.join() function

tickscript.join() is a user-contributed function maintained by the package author.

tickscript.join() merges two input streams into a single output stream based on specified columns with equal values and appends a new measurement name.

This function is comparable to Kapacitor JoinNode.

Function type signature
(measurement: A, tables: B, ?on: [string]) => stream[{C with _measurement: A}] where B: Record, C: Record
For more information, see Function type signatures.



(Required) Map of two streams to join.


List of columns to join on. Default is ["_time"].


(Required) Measurement name to use in results.


Join two streams of data

import "array"
import "contrib/bonitoo-io/tickscript"

metrics =
        rows: [
            {_time: 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z, host: "host1", _value: 1.2},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T01:00:00Z, host: "host1", _value: 0.8},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T02:00:00Z, host: "host1", _value: 3.2},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z, host: "host2", _value: 8.4},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T01:00:00Z, host: "host2", _value: 7.3},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T02:00:00Z, host: "host2", _value: 7.9},
        |> group(columns: ["host"])

states =
        rows: [
            {_time: 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z, host: "host1", _value: "dead"},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T01:00:00Z, host: "host1", _value: "dead"},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T02:00:00Z, host: "host1", _value: "alive"},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z, host: "host2", _value: "alive"},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T01:00:00Z, host: "host2", _value: "alive"},
            {_time: 2021-01-01T02:00:00Z, host: "host2", _value: "alive"},
        |> group(columns: ["host"])

    tables: {metric: metrics, state: states},
    on: ["_time", "host"],
    measurement: "example-m",

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