Declaration [src]

json_from_string (
  const char* str,
  GError** error

Description [src]

Parses the given string and returns the corresponding JSON tree.

If the string is empty, this function will return NULL.

In case of parsing error, this function returns NULL and sets the error appropriately.

Available since:1.2


str const char*

A valid UTF-8 string containing JSON data.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
 The string is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.
error GError **
  The return location for a GError*, or NULL.

Return value

Returns: JsonNode

The root node of the JSON tree.

 The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
 The return value can be NULL.