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from() function

from() is a user-contributed function maintained by the package author and can be updated or removed at any time.

from() retrieves data from an InfluxDB bucket between the start and stop times.

This version of from is equivalent to from() |> range() in a single call.

Function type signature
(
    bucket: string,
    start: A,
    ?host: string,
    ?org: string,
    ?stop: B,
    ?token: string,
) => stream[{
    C with
    _value: D,
    _time: time,
    _stop: time,
    _start: time,
    _measurement: string,
    _field: string,
}]
For more information, see Function type signatures.

Parameters

bucket

(Required) Name of the bucket to query.

InfluxDB 1.x or Enterprise: Provide an empty string ("").

start

(Required) Earliest time to include in results.

Results include points that match the specified start time. Use a relative duration, absolute time, or integer (Unix timestamp in seconds). For example, -1h, 2019-08-28T22:00:00Z, or 1567029600. Durations are relative to now().

stop

Latest time to include in results. Default is now().

Results exclude points that match the specified stop time. Use a relative duration, absolute time, or integer (Unix timestamp in seconds). For example, -1h, 2019-08-28T22:00:00Z, or 1567029600. Durations are relative to now().

host

URL of the InfluxDB instance to query.

See InfluxDB OSS URLs or InfluxDB Cloud regions.

org

Organization name.

token

InfluxDB API token.

Examples

Query using the bucket name

import "contrib/jsternberg/influxdb"

influxdb.from(bucket: "example-bucket")

Query using the bucket ID

import "contrib/jsternberg/influxdb"

influxdb.from(bucketID: "0261d8287f4d6000")

Query a remote InfluxDB Cloud instance

import "contrib/jsternberg/influxdb"
import "influxdata/influxdb/secrets"

token = secrets.get(key: "INFLUXDB_CLOUD_TOKEN")

from(bucket: "example-bucket", host: "https://us-west-2-1.aws.cloud2.influxdata.com", org: "example-org", token: token)

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