Google Data catalog Entry Group

This page shows how to write Terraform for Data catalog Entry Group and write them securely.

google_data_catalog_entry_group (Terraform)

The Entry Group in Data catalog can be configured in Terraform with the resource name google_data_catalog_entry_group. The following sections describe 2 examples of how to use the resource and its parameters.

Example Usage from GitHub
resource "google_data_catalog_entry_group" "entry_group" {
  for_each       = local.groups
  entry_group_id = each.key
  display_name   = each.value.display_name
  description    = each.value.description
resource "google_data_catalog_entry_group" "this" {
  description    = var.description
  display_name   = var.display_name
  entry_group_id = var.entry_group_id
  project        = var.project
  region         = var.region

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Entry group description, which can consist of several sentences or paragraphs that describe entry group contents.

A short name to identify the entry group, for example, "analytics data - jan 2011".

The id of the entry group to create. The id must begin with a letter or underscore, contain only English letters, numbers and underscores, and be at most 64 characters.

  • id optional computed - string
  • name optional computed - string

The resource name of the entry group in URL format. Example: projects/[project]/locations/[location]/entryGroups/[entryGroupId]

EntryGroup location region.

Explanation in Terraform Registry

An EntryGroup resource represents a logical grouping of zero or more Data Catalog Entry resources. To get more information about EntryGroup, see:

Frequently asked questions

What is Google Data catalog Entry Group?

Google Data catalog Entry Group is a resource for Data catalog of Google Cloud Platform. Settings can be wrote in Terraform.

Where can I find the example code for the Google Data catalog Entry Group?

For Terraform, the drandell/terraform-google-datacatalog and niveklabs/google source code examples are useful. See the Terraform Example section for further details.


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