gen.tables() function

gen.tables() generates a stream of table data.

Function type signature
    n: int,
    ?nulls: float,
    ?seed: int,
    ?tags: [{name: string, cardinality: int}],
) => stream[{A with _value: float, _time: time}]

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(Required) Number of rows to generate.


Percentage chance that a null value will be used in the input. Valid value range is [0.0 - 1.0].


Set of tags with their cardinality to generate.


Pass seed to tables generator to get the very same sequence each time.

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Flux is going into maintenance mode and will not be supported in InfluxDB 3.0. This was a decision based on the broad demand for SQL and the continued growth and adoption of InfluxQL. We are continuing to support Flux for users in 1.x and 2.x so you can continue using it with no changes to your code. If you are interested in transitioning to InfluxDB 3.0 and want to future-proof your code, we suggest using InfluxQL.

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