MySQL 5.7 New JSON Functionality

Beginning with MySQL 5.7.8, MySQL supports a native JSON type. JSON values are not stored as strings, instead using an internal binary format that permits quick read access to document elements. JSON documents stored in JSON columns are automatically validated whenever they are inserted or updated, with an…

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Python and JSON

The main things to know when working with JSON are: import with import json json.dumps(arg) will return a JSON string based on arg json.dumps will accept: lists tuples dictionaries json.dumps will not accept sets ranges json.loads(stringArg) can be used to convert a JSON string…

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