Docs for the ZJ Erlang JSON encoder/decoder are now available here: http://zxq9.com/projects/zj/docs/ The binary_encode/1 function will probably be live tomorrow, along with a proper v1.0 release.
JSON and YAML: Not a pair that fits every foot (but XML sucks)
It is good to reflect on exactly how hard a problem it is to define a consistent cross-platform data representation. Most of the time (especially on the web) we just shovel data around, let things be inconsistent, avoid conflicts by pretending they don’t happen, and carry a general disregard to data consistently. This attitude is, […]