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Provide a list of common "recipes"

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ActiveData
7 months ago
a month ago

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(Reporter: ekyle, Assigned: ekyle)

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7 months ago
> [Maybe we should make] a command line active data consumer as a python module
> within which we could store 'recipes'. E.g queries to retrieve commonly
> desired data. The aim would be to make it more accessible to people like me
> who need to re-learn the query syntax every time, and provide a set of
> templates to get started with. Anyway, might not have time to do this for
> a bit, but thought it might be a neat idea. 

This is a very good idea: ActiveData users might be wasting time (re)discovering the schema and (re)learning the language syntax. A list of common recipes can reduce this time by providing examples that provide data immediately; or at least serve as a query template to build upon.
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