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Data File Metaformats

Data File Metaformats is a great chapter of Eric Steven Raymond's The Art of Unix Programming book.

It explains the history and pros and cons of text-based data file formats like CSV, RFC 822, XML, and INI.

Fri, 02 Jan 2004 09:15:57 +0000