Node-Red Node is depreciated

It is possibly staring me right in the face, but all documentation around node-red points to a node-red plugin that is depreciated and no longer supported.!?

When I try and install it - it fails;

Is there an updated way to get data into node-red?

Ultimately - I am trying to get it into InfluxDB, if I can skip node-red that’d be great!

Please search the forum. This is a recurring question that has been answered multiple times during the last few months.

So it is…

Why not work with mqtt SSL connection to the mqtt broker of TTN?