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Error Classifier

Error Classifier allows the provider to classify errors it produces during table execution, and return them as diagnostics to the user.

It's an optional feature to be configured in the provider:

	// Classifier function may return empty slice if it cannot meaningfully convert the error into diagnostics. In this case
	// the error will be converted by the SDK into diagnostic at ERROR level and RESOLVING type.
	ErrorClassifier func(meta schema.ClientMeta, resource string, err error) []diag.Diagnostic

This way a specific error from a Fetch Resolver can be classified with a severity level and type, to be reported differently to the user.


The error classifier is not able to ignore errors. Ignoring errors should be done at a Table level, using an IgnoreErrorFunc.