bson_new_from_json man page

bson_new_from_json() — The bson_new_from_json() function allocates and initialize a new bson_t by parsing the JSON found in data. Only a single JSON object may exist in data or an error will be set and NULL returned.

Synopsis

bson_t *
bson_new_from_json (const uint8_t *data,
                    ssize_t        len,
                    bson_error_t  *error);

Parameters

data
A UTF‐8 encoded string containing valid JSON.
len
The length of data in bytes excluding a trailing or ‐1 to determine the length with strlen(3)
error
An optional location for a bson_error_t

Description

The bson_new_from_json(3) function allocates and initialize a new bson_t by parsing the JSON found in data data or an error will be set and NULL returned.

Errors

Errors are propagated via the error parameter.

Returns

A newly allocated bson_t if successful, otherwise NULL and error is set.

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Referenced By

bson_json(3).

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