referenceIdprefaced by a colon. The name of the dataset may be escaped. Additionally, the dataset identifier may contain a sample flag
:sampleas well as a version identifier. The version identifier will identify a particular version of the dataset (of the form,
v1_0, the current version
current, or the next (unreleased) version
next. If no version is specified the current version will be used by default.
[A-Za-z0-9_]). These names are case-insensitive.
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referenceIdis unique across all tables in its dataset / project, and the
referenceIdof a dataset or project is unique to all datasets and projects for that user.
7br5-41440fjzk. The referenceId is the first part of this identifier:
7br5. Similarly, the referenceId for the table is
referenceIdis returned as a property on dataset and table resource via the API. Table's also have a
qualifiedReferenceproperty, which represents the full reference to the table (
owner.dataset|project.table), including all reference ids and version specifiers.