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Re: while we are rechartering.... (csv)

From: Chime Ogbuji <chimezie@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jun 2011 09:35:26 -0400
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Cc: SPARQL Working Group <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <A04BB8BC0B174A2B80B1040758D9A36A@gmail.com>

Chime Ogbuji
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On Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 9:32 AM, Sandro Hawke wrote: 
> TimBL suggests we also add a SPARQL CSV Results Format.
> (comma-separated-values, RFC 4180).
> I think this is a good idea, probably worthwhile. Particularly with
> government data, I see CSV is surprisingly popular.
> (The use case is: some people want to publish CSV data, because they
> have a consumer community who wants it. Rather than write any code, if
> we do this, they can just construct a SPARQL query to provide the data,
> give people a long URL (including the query) for getting that data as
> CSV. Or they could hide the long URL behind a short one, via a proxy of
> some sort. I find this use case rather compelling.)
> Reactions? like it, don't care, formally object, ...?
>  -- Sandro
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