JSON (Javascript Object Notation - http://www.json.org) encoding / decoding module for Lua, and very basic JSON RPC module (requiring socket 2.0).Module requires compat-5.1 if using Lua 5.0.This repository was converted from a CVS repository on luaforge.net on Jan. 20, 2010.
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json4lua-1.0.0-1.rockspec

README.md

json4lua

JSON and JSONRPC for Lua

Installation

luarocks install --server=http://rocks.moonscript.org/manifests/amrhassan --local json4Lua

JSON Usage

Encoding

json = require('json')
print(json.encode({ 1, 2, 'fred', {first='mars',second='venus',third='earth'} }))
[1,2,"fred", {"first":"mars","second":"venus","third":"earth"}]

Decoding

json = require("json")
testString = [[ { "one":1 , "two":2, "primes":[2,3,5,7] } ]]
decoded = json.decode(testString)
table.foreach(decoded, print)
print ("Primes are:")
table.foreach(decoded.primes,print)
one		1
two		2
primes		table: 0032B928
Primes are:
1		2
2		3
3		5
4		7

JSONRPC Usage

json = require('json')
require("json.rpc")
server = json.rpc.proxy("http://jsolait.net/testj.py")
result, error = server.echo('Test echo!')
print(result)
Test echo!