[erlang-questions] Json for Erlang?

Mike Shaver <>
Mon Dec 24 17:21:57 CET 2007


On Dec 24, 2007 10:40 AM, Bob Ippolito <> wrote:
> In my experience it's pretty rare for the input encoding to be
> anything but UTF-8 or ASCII. It's normally the client side which is
> the problem, which is why the encoders I've written all spit out ASCII
> with escaped unicode by default.

Indeed, the JSON RFC requires that the encoding be ASCII, with \uXXXX
used for non-ASCII characters in the BMP and a combining sequence for
the rest.

(RFC 4627 S 2.5)

Mike



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