Query: Execute a query on Athena

Description Usage Arguments Value See Also Examples

Description

The dbSendQuery() and dbSendStatement() method submits a query to Athena but does not wait for query to execute. dbHasCompleted method will need to ran to check if query has been completed or not. The dbExecute() method submits a query to Athena and waits for the query to be executed.

Usage

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
## S4 method for signature 'AthenaConnection,character'
dbSendQuery(conn, statement, unload = athena_unload(), ...)

## S4 method for signature 'AthenaConnection,character'
dbSendStatement(conn, statement, unload = athena_unload(), ...)

## S4 method for signature 'AthenaConnection,character'
dbExecute(conn, statement, unload = athena_unload(), ...)

Arguments

conn

A DBIConnection object, as returned by dbConnect().

statement

a character string containing SQL.

unload

boolean input to modify 'statement' to align with AWS Athena UNLOAD, default is set to FALSE.

...

Other parameters passed on to methods.

Value

Returns AthenaResult s4 class.

See Also

dbSendQuery, dbSendStatement, dbExecute

Examples

 1
 2
 3
 4
 5
 6
 7
 8
 9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
## Not run: 
# Note: 
# - Require AWS Account to run below example.
# - Different connection methods can be used please see `RAthena::dbConnect` documnentation

library(DBI)

# Demo connection to Athena using profile name 
con <- dbConnect(RAthena::athena())

# Sending Queries to Athena
res1 <- dbSendQuery(con, "show databases")
res2 <- dbSendStatement(con, "show databases")
res3 <- dbExecute(con, "show databases")

# Disconnect conenction
dbDisconnect(con)

## End(Not run)

RAthena documentation built on Nov. 26, 2021, 5:19 p.m.