Class Entity (1.12.1)

Entity(mapping=None, *, ignore_unknown_fields=False, **kwargs)

Represents tables and fileset metadata contained within a zone.


name str
Output only. The resource name of the entity, of the form: projects/{project_number}/locations/{location_id}/lakes/{lake_id}/zones/{zone_id}/entities/{id}.
display_name str
Optional. Display name must be shorter than or equal to 256 characters.
description str
Optional. User friendly longer description text. Must be shorter than or equal to 1024 characters.
create_time google.protobuf.timestamp_pb2.Timestamp
Output only. The time when the entity was created.
update_time google.protobuf.timestamp_pb2.Timestamp
Output only. The time when the entity was last updated.
id str
Required. A user-provided entity ID. It is mutable, and will be used as the published table name. Specifying a new ID in an update entity request will override the existing value. The ID must contain only letters (a-z, A-Z), numbers (0-9), and underscores, and consist of 256 or fewer characters.
etag str
Optional. The etag associated with the entity, which can be retrieved with a [GetEntity][] request. Required for update and delete requests.
Required. Immutable. The type of entity.
asset str
Required. Immutable. The ID of the asset associated with the storage location containing the entity data. The entity must be with in the same zone with the asset.
data_path str
Required. Immutable. The storage path of the entity data. For Cloud Storage data, this is the fully-qualified path to the entity, such as gs://bucket/path/to/data. For BigQuery data, this is the name of the table resource, such as projects/project_id/datasets/dataset_id/tables/table_id.
data_path_pattern str
Optional. The set of items within the data path constituting the data in the entity, represented as a glob path. Example: gs://bucket/path/to/data/**/*.csv.
catalog_entry str
Output only. The name of the associated Data Catalog entry.
Required. Immutable. Identifies the storage system of the entity data.
Required. Identifies the storage format of the entity data. It does not apply to entities with data stored in BigQuery.
Output only. Metadata stores that the entity is compatible with.
Output only. Identifies the access mechanism to the entity. Not user settable.
uid str
Output only. System generated unique ID for the Entity. This ID will be different if the Entity is deleted and re-created with the same name.
Required. The description of the data structure and layout. The schema is not included in list responses. It is only included in SCHEMA and FULL entity views of a GetEntity response.



CompatibilityStatus(mapping=None, *, ignore_unknown_fields=False, **kwargs)

Provides compatibility information for various metadata stores.



The type of entity.

Values: TYPE_UNSPECIFIED (0): Type unspecified. TABLE (1): Structured and semi-structured data. FILESET (2): Unstructured data.