Re: [Json] Proposed minimal change for duplicate names in objects

Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org> Wed, 03 July 2013 17:19 UTC

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On Jul 3, 2013, at 10:03 AM, John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org> wrote:

> Eliot Lear scripsit:
> 
>> I was thinking computational complexity not storage.
> 
> Oh.  But surely the whole point of streaming parsers is to reduce
> the amount of storage required?

In the work I have been doing on CBOR, I have heard both as reasons for different types of streaming parsers and encoders.

It would be unwise for this WG to assume we know the design considerations for any JSON parser or encoder. There are, as we now see, a zillion of them with overlapping design goals and constraints.

--Paul Hoffman