[erlang-questions] SAX-like JSON Parser for Erlang

Bob Ippolito <>
Wed Jan 23 04:41:33 CET 2013


JSON pointers are much less powerful than XPath, it's not really a query
language. No predicates, result must be a single node. It's just
'/foo/bar/baz/0' instead of 'obj.foo.bar.baz[0]' (in JS).

Something in-between (more powerful than JSON pointers, less powerful than
XPath) would be something like https://github.com/etrepum/kvc -- It won't
generate results from a stream, so you'd need to use it with a standard
JSON parser.

-bob



On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 6:03 PM, Richard O'Keefe <> wrote:

>
> On 23/01/2013, at 1:59 AM, Michel Rijnders wrote:
>
> > Yep, I was recently looking into this because I'm writing a library that
> will provide XPath like querying for JSON.
>
> That would be JSON pointers would it?
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-pbryan-zyp-json-pointer-00
> the last time I looked at it.  What's happening about that,
> anyway?
>
>
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