encoding/json, encoding/xml: update documentation to use embedded fields instead of anonymous fields. #27031
This is a documentation issue.
The json.Marshal documentation refers to "anonymous struct fields," which the spec has been calling "embedded" struct fields since f8b4123. This is confusing to readers who want to know how embedded struct fields are marshaled and aren't aware of the historic terminology.
Searching the codebase for "anonymous struct" suggests that the encoding/xml godoc has the same issue.
The text was updated successfully, but these errors were encountered:
Json marshal documentation refers to "anonymous struct fields" which has been renamed to "embedded struct fields" changed doc to reflect that change Changes to be committed: modified: src/encoding/json/encode.go modified: src/encoding/xml/marshal.go modified: src/encoding/xml/read.go Fixes golang#27031