Is it possible to pass variables from init to script_params?

Just wondering if it's possible to pass along variables from the "init" section of the Ruby filter plugin to the script_params?

In my case the data I am looking up is something I only want to do once:

ruby {
    init => "
      @my_variable = 'expensive lookup'

    path => "/path/to/my/import.rb"

    script_params => {
      "my_variable" => @my_variable

Yes, that will work.

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