JSON decoding

Robert Sayre sayrer at gmail.com
Fri Oct 20 13:06:37 PDT 2006


On 10/20/06, Brendan Eich <brendan at mozilla.org> wrote:
>
> The context would have to determine what's a date and what is not.
> Yeah, it's poor, but without extending JSON, what can be done?

It's problem if you want to write something like excel for arbitrary
JSON objects. Otherwise there is always agreement on a schema ahead of
time. Maybe dates should serialize as quoted ISO8601 strings by
default.

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Robert Sayre



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