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Re: Draft JSON specification for CIF

On 13 April 2017 at 16:43, Robert Hanson <hansonr@stolaf.edu> wrote:>> You mean because in CIF2 you can put "." in, with quotes to mean an actual dot, or without quotes to mean NULL, is that the issue?
Yes. The same with numbers. In CIF "12" and 12 don't mean exactly thesame - the first is for sure not a number. So in my opinion it'd bebetter to represent them in JSON also as "12" and 12.
>> I do like \u0000 (unicode NULL) for CIF ".' NULL.
You mean you'd prefer to express CIF NULL as "\u0000" rather than JSON null?_______________________________________________cif-developers mailing listcif-developers@iucr.orghttp://mailman.iucr.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/cif-developers

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