Biml Language Reference
CustomComponent Element
The Custom Component transformation represents a custom component in SSIS.
Attributes
  Attribute API Type Default Description
ComponentClassId Guid
For custom components that do not use UserComponentTypeName to identify themselves, the ComponentClassId can be specified directly.

[.NET API Property: ComponentClassId]

ComponentTypeName String
Defines the user component to load

[.NET API Property: ComponentTypeName]

ContactInfo String
Provides the contact information for the compnent developer.

[.NET API Property: ContactInfo]

LocaleId Language
This value specifies which locale is used by the dataflow task.

[.NET API Property: LocaleId]

Name String
Specifies the name of the object. This name can be used to reference this object from anywhere else in the program.

[.NET API Property: Name]

PipelineVersion Int32
Indicates the version of the data flow task within which a component is designed to execute.

[.NET API Property: PipelineVersion]

UsesDispositions Boolean
Indicates that the component has an error output.

[.NET API Property: UsesDispositions]

ValidateExternalMetadata Boolean
This value specifies whether the data flow transformation is validated against columns that originated in external data sources. When server assets such as tables and stored procedures are created during processing, ValidateExternalMetadata is normally set to False, which prevents validation from completing at compile time.

[.NET API Property: ValidateExternalMetadata]

Version Int32
Indicates the version of a component.

[.NET API Property: Version]

Singleton Children
  Child API Type Description
<ErrorHandling /> AstComponentErrorHandlingNode
This value specifies how errors are handled by default in columns processed by the component. This can be overriden at the component or column level for specific cases.

[.NET API Property: ErrorHandling]

Collection Children
  Child API Type Description
<Annotations>
    <Annotation />
</Annotations>
AstAnnotationNode
This is a collection of annotation items that can be used to specify documentation, tags, or other information. Annotations are particularly useful for storing information about nodes that can be used by BimlScript code.

[.NET API Property: Annotations]

<DataflowOverrides>
    Multiple Choices...
</DataflowOverrides>
AstDataflowOverrideNode
Provides a collection of objects to override properties of the component, its input paths, its output paths, and its consituent dataflow columns.

[.NET API Property: DataflowOverrides]

<Connections>
    <Connection />
</Connections>
AstComponentConnectionReferenceNode
Defines the connection referenced from the custom component.

[.NET API Property: Connections]

<CustomProperties>
    <CustomProperty />
</CustomProperties>
AstDataflowPropertyNode
This defines a collection of custom properties for the component.

[.NET API Property: CustomProperties]

<InputPaths>
    <InputPath />
</InputPaths>
AstComponentInputPathNode
Defines the collection of inputs for the custom component.

[.NET API Property: InputPaths]

<OutputPaths>
    <OutputPath />
</OutputPaths>
AstComponentOutputPathNode
Defines the collection of outputs for the custom component.

[.NET API Property: OutputPaths]