Defaulting to_csv to infer compression #22004
This issue follows up on #17900 by thanks @Dobatymo and @gfyoung with review from @jreback. #17900 added an
Unfortunately, much of the convenience of
Defaulting to infer would only affect users who are currently using paths with compression extensions but not actually compressing. That's pretty bad practice IMO. Hence, I'm in favor of breaking backwards compatibility and changing the default for compression to infer. It looks like this would go into the major release 0.24?
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Jul 20, 2018
I am happy to open a PR. I think the solution will be as simple as changing the compression default to infer in:
I don't think the other