Any valid string path is acceptable. The string could be a URL. ValidURL schemes include http, ftp, s3, gs, and file. For file URLs, a host isexpected. A local file could be: file://localhost/path/to/table.csv.
LOAD DATA can be used to read files obtained from external sources. For example, many programs can export data in comma-separated values (CSV) format, such that lines have fields separated by commas and enclosed within double quotation marks, with an initial line of column names. If the lines in such a file are terminated by carriage return/newline pairs, the statement shown here illustrates the field- and line-handling options you would use to load the file: 781b155fdc