Please add YAML front matter block support for pandas.io.parsers.read_csv #9613

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jrovegno opened this Issue Mar 8, 2015 · 3 comments

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jrovegno commented Mar 8, 2015

Github show me how cool can be use YAML front matter blocks, and now I want to use them to put metadata in my datasets, this must be the new standard. It's easy, human readable and simple.

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https://raw.githubusercontent.com/jrovegno/csvy/master/data.csvy

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Javier

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is this a defined (meaning regular / standard type of format)? is it always detectable via the '---'?

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jreback commented Mar 8, 2015

is this a defined (meaning regular / standard type of format)? is it always detectable via the '---'?

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I am developing a draft specification of the file format
http://jrovegno.github.io/csvy/

jrovegno commented Sep 2, 2015

I am developing a draft specification of the file format
http://jrovegno.github.io/csvy/

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Has this format caught on since the OP?

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jbrockmendel commented Jul 14, 2018

Has this format caught on since the OP?

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