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Make property info (data type, labels) available via the API
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The essential info about properties should be available via the API in an efficient way that does not involve loading full entities.

Essentially, we'd want a web API for PropertyInfoStore and PropertyLabelResolver.

Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement
Whiteboard: cleanup



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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 22 2014, 1:42 AM
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@Kunal: no - wbgetentities retrieves the full blob from the text storage backend and filters the output. This is a LOT slower than getting the appropriate info from PropertyInfoStore and PropertyLabelResolver.

We could optimize these special cases in wbgetentities, or create a separate api module. But we should do one of these two.

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