Description A data source is a URL set by the user as a retrieval point for data to be imported into Chouette. Consult data sources You can consult the list of data sources created by your organization in "Workbench > Data sources" :
For each data source name, URL used, Date of the last edition are displayed.
Creation of a data source By clicking on the "Create a Data Source" button, you access the form for editing a new data source:
You must put a name to your Data Source, its URL and the download type. You can choose between 3 types of downloads:
Direct: when the URL can be directly used to download the file
French NAP: when the URL refers to a data set on the National Open Access Point for Transportation Data page
FTP: when the file is on an FTP URL. If needed, the user can indicate the username and password in the URL:
Authentication header: when the URL uses an HTTP authorization
For the latter, the user can provide the value of the authentication header:
The user can set retrieval options on his data source.
He can set a retrieval once per hour, daily with a set time, or disable automatic retrieval.
When data is retrieved from the source, an import is automatically launched. On this page, the user can set import options:
To learn more about the import options, see the page:
https://enroute.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/PUBLIC/pages/1889271828 Manual Retrieval
Once the data source is created, it is possible to launch a manual retrieval of the data. On the data source page, simply click on “Retrieve Now”. A retrieval will be launched independently of the automatic recovery options set.