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Re: use case: NetCDF data

From: Eric Stephan <ericphb@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:31:51 -0800
Message-ID: <CAMFz4jiwmovtyLJqF2SvszA=iGNuL8HvEeiRwZoUkemVmiOH9A@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tandy, Jeremy" <jeremy.tandy@metoffice.gov.uk>
Cc: W3C CSV on the Web Working Group <public-csv-wg@w3.org>
Hi Jeremy,

I support Stasinos's NetCDF data use case.   While mainstream NetCDF
is in a binary form, the NetCDF variables represent vectors of scalar
(byte, character, short, int, float, and double) values making the
format somewhat akin to the biological and chemistry examples I
contributed last week that contain a metadata header and block of


On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 2:18 PM, Tandy, Jeremy
<jeremy.tandy@metoffice.gov.uk> wrote:
> Hi Stasinos ... thanks for the use cases you've provided so far.
> Looking at your NetCDF data use case, I wonder if non-textual tabular data
> is in scope. The discussion on the "Scoping Question" thread in the mailing
> list seemed to suggest that we would focus on textual tabular data.
> Before progressing, I wanted to get your thoughts and gather input from the
> other WG participants.
> Many thanks, Jeremy
Received on Tuesday, 25 February 2014 23:32:18 UTC

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