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Re: CIF-JSON draft 2017-05-15

On 19 May 2017 at 02:37, James Hester <jamesrhester@gmail.com> wrote:> I had misunderstood Bob's proposal. Yes, I can see the benefit of an outer> object with a single "CIF-JSON" key.
Do I understand correctly that the only benefit is that the "CIF-JSON"string will be in the first bytes of the file?It's still not enough to tell if JMol can handle this file. It maycontain a structure that JMol can show or structure factors that (Iguess) JMol can't show.And once the JSON is parsed it's equally easy to check for the "CIF-JSON" key.
The downside is one more layer of wrapping.json["CIF-JSON"].block.itemvsjson.block.item_______________________________________________cif-developers mailing listcif-developers@iucr.orghttp://mailman.iucr.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/cif-developers

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