yield() function indicates the input tables received should be delivered as a result of the query.
Yield outputs the input stream unmodified.
A query may have multiple results, each identified by the name provided to the
Function type: Output
Output data type: Object
yield() is implicit for queries that do only one thing and are only needed when using multiple sources in a query.
With multiple sources,
yield() is required to specify what is returned, and what name to give it.
A unique name for the yielded results.
Data type: String
from(bucket: "example-bucket") |> range(start: -5m) |> yield(name: "1")
Related InfluxQL functions and statements:
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