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When a output layout with no values populated in mandatory fields, it is expected to throw us some warning or error. That would be logical and more helpful. This will really be good, as I notice many other tools throwing this kind of error for missing mandatory values on output side.
It would be really good as a product, if the tool throws a warning or error when no value is mapped to a mandatory field or when it is run, the input does not hold a value that is mapped to a mandatory output field.
This doesn't work in all cases. We have come across scenarios where we cannot use multiple output card or use any run map. So the option to re-parse data is not possible. A simple output validation which exists in other transformation tools would be the ideal solution here.
This can likely be handled currently using more advanced techniques in mapping (for example, turning on map audit for or re-parsing the data). We will consider this for a blog topic to give additional detail