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Configuring a cube

This document provides an overview of how csvcubed configures your cube. For a quicker overview of the topic take a look at the quick start guides on designing a csv and linking data.

There are two ways to use csvcubed to generate a valid statistical cube:

A mixture of the two approaches can be a good way to start building CSV-W cubes:

  1. Start with the configuration by convention approach for all columns.
  2. Define catalogue metadata to make it easier to discover your data.
  3. Provide explicit column definitions on a column-by-column basis to start linking data.