Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc] JSON?
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-04-05 01:11:19
On 4/4/2011 1:15 AM, James Mansion wrote:
> Rene Rivera wrote:
>> Students and other interested parties,
>> I would love it if there was a Boost quality JSON data parser, and
>> optional printer, library.
> What about improving the one in PropertyTree?
Property Tree is not capable of faithfully representing the data that
can be stored in a JSON file. For example:
* One can't discern, as a user, between vectors/arrays and maps/objects.
* It can't use key names with "." in the name.
And one discrepancy which could be addressed:
* It reinterprets some string data as non-string data (I'm referring to
the strings "true" & "false" being interpreted as the values true & false).
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