Apache NiFi - MiNiFi - Toolkit

MiNiFi is a child project effort of Apache NiFi. The MiNiFi toolkit aids in creating MiNiFi configuration files from exported NiFi templates.

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Getting Started

The latest version of the MiNiFi Toolkit Converter can be found at https://nifi.apache.org/minifi/download.html under the MiNiFi Toolkit Binaries section.

After downloading the binary and extracting it, to run the MiNiFi Toolkit Converter:

Note: Currently MiNiFi does not support external Input Ports or Output Ports. Any templates that contain these will fail transformation.

Getting Help

If you have questions, you can reach out to our mailing list: dev@nifi.apache.org (archive). We’re also often available in IRC: #nifi on irc.freenode.net.


See https://nifi.apache.org/minifi and https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/NIFI/MiNiFi for the latest documentation.


Except as otherwise noted this software is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0

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Export Control

This distribution includes cryptographic software. The country in which you currently reside may have restrictions on the import, possession, use, and/or re-export to another country, of encryption software. BEFORE using any encryption software, please check your country’s laws, regulations and policies concerning the import, possession, or use, and re-export of encryption software, to see if this is permitted. See http://www.wassenaar.org/ for more information.

The U.S. Government Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), has classified this software as Export Commodity Control Number (ECCN) 5D002.C.1, which includes information security software using or performing cryptographic functions with asymmetric algorithms. The form and manner of this Apache Software Foundation distribution makes it eligible for export under the License Exception ENC Technology Software Unrestricted (TSU) exception (see the BIS Export Administration Regulations, Section 740.13) for both object code and source code.

The following provides more details on the included cryptographic software:

Apache NiFi - MiNiFi uses BouncyCastle, Jasypt, JCraft Inc., and the built-in java cryptography libraries for SSL, SSH, and the protection of sensitive configuration parameters. See https://bouncycastle.org/about.html http://www.jasypt.org/faq.html http://jcraft.com/c-info.html https://www.oracle.com/us/products/export/export-regulations-345813.html for more details on each of these libraries cryptography features.