[erlang-questions] jiffy encoding

Aggelos Giantsios aggelgian@REDACTED
Sat Jul 13 09:05:00 CEST 2013

On Sat, Jul 13, 2013 at 3:58 AM, Mike Oxford <moxford@REDACTED> wrote:

> From the docs...
> {[{foo, bar}]}             -> {"foo": "bar"} -> {[{<<"foo">>, <<"bar">>}]}
> Why does jiffy need the extra "tuple list" syntax?
> Anyone happen to know?


I believe the notion is that an orddict is converted to a JSON dictionary.
I guess in order to distinguish an orddict from a regular list, they wrap
the orddict in a tuple.

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