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* Simple streaming JSON writer
* This takes care of the annoying bits of JSON syntax like the commas
* after elements
* This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
* modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
* as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version
* 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
* Authors: Stephen Hemminger <>
#ifndef _JSON_WRITER_H_
#define _JSON_WRITER_H_
#include <stdbool.h>
#include <stdint.h>
/* Opaque class structure */
typedef struct json_writer json_writer_t;
/* Create a new JSON stream */
json_writer_t *jsonw_new(FILE *f);
/* End output to JSON stream */
void jsonw_destroy(json_writer_t **self_p);
/* Cause output to have pretty whitespace */
void jsonw_pretty(json_writer_t *self, bool on);
/* Add property name */
void jsonw_name(json_writer_t *self, const char *name);
/* Add value */
void jsonw_string(json_writer_t *self, const char *value);
void jsonw_bool(json_writer_t *self, bool value);
void jsonw_float(json_writer_t *self, double number);
void jsonw_uint(json_writer_t *self, uint64_t number);
void jsonw_int(json_writer_t *self, int64_t number);
void jsonw_null(json_writer_t *self);
/* Useful Combinations of name and value */
void jsonw_string_field(json_writer_t *self, const char *prop, const char *val);
void jsonw_bool_field(json_writer_t *self, const char *prop, bool value);
void jsonw_float_field(json_writer_t *self, const char *prop, double num);
void jsonw_uint_field(json_writer_t *self, const char *prop, uint64_t num);
void jsonw_int_field(json_writer_t *self, const char *prop, int64_t num);
void jsonw_null_field(json_writer_t *self, const char *prop);
/* Collections */
void jsonw_start_object(json_writer_t *self);
void jsonw_end_object(json_writer_t *self);
void jsonw_start_array(json_writer_t *self);
void jsonw_end_array(json_writer_t *self);
/* Override default exception handling */
typedef void (jsonw_err_handler_fn)(const char *);
#endif /* _JSON_WRITER_H_ */