Example DAG demonstrating the usage of the @taskgroup decorator.

Airflow Fundamentals


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"""Example DAG demonstrating the usage of the @taskgroup decorator."""
from datetime import datetime
from airflow.decorators import task, task_group
from airflow.models.dag import DAG
# [START howto_task_group_decorator]
# Creating Tasks
def task_start():
"""Dummy Task which is First Task of Dag"""
return '[Task_start]'
def task_1(value):
"""Dummy Task1"""
return f'[ Task1 {value} ]'
def task_2(value):
"""Dummy Task2"""
return f'[ Task2 {value} ]'
def task_3(value):
"""Dummy Task3"""
print(f'[ Task3 {value} ]')
def task_end():
"""Dummy Task which is Last Task of Dag"""
print('[ Task_End ]')
# Creating TaskGroups
def task_group_function(value):
"""TaskGroup for grouping related Tasks"""
return task_3(task_2(task_1(value)))
# Executing Tasks and TaskGroups
with DAG(
dag_id="example_task_group_decorator", start_date=datetime(2021, 1, 1), catchup=False, tags=["example"]
) as dag:
start_task = task_start()
end_task = task_end()
for i in range(5):
current_task_group = task_group_function(i)
start_task >> current_task_group >> end_task
# [END howto_task_group_decorator]