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Status Planning to implement
Product Spotfire
Categories Data Access
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 27, 2024

Add connection parameter for Apache Spark SQL connector


Provide input for optional connection parameters for Apache Spark SQL connector (see attached .png).


Apache Spark SQL connector is used to connect Databricks into Spotfire.

Connecting to Databricks catalog and databases works as designed, but querying certain large data results in an error (see Error below).

Researching online suggests the solution is to set the parameter `EnableQueryResultDownload="0"` in driver config (see Reference below); however there's no option to do this via Spotfire connector pane.


Spotfire.Dxp.Framework.Library.LibraryException: Import failed ---> Spotfire.Dxp.Data.Exceptions.ImportException: An error occurred when executing a query in the external data source.

External error:

ERROR [HY000] [Simba][Hardy] (35) Error from server: error code: '0' error message: '[Simba][Hardy] (134) File df2ca4b4-fc10-4eab-adf3-aca527a9c2bb: A retriable error occurred while attempting to download a result file from the cloud store but the retry limit had been exceeded. Error Detail: File df2ca4b4-fc10-4eab-adf3-aca527a9c2bb: The result file URL had expired on 1708645311447 (Unix timestamp)'.


Setting [Simba Config](

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