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json-delta 0.1

A diff/patch pair and library for JSON data structures.

Latest Version: 2.0

json-delta v0.1: A diff/patch pair and library for JSON data structures. (

JSON-delta is a multi-language software suite for computing deltas between JSON-serialized data structures, and applying those deltas as patches. It enables separate programs at either end of a communications channel (e.g. client and server over HTTP, or two processes talking to one another using bidirectional IPC) to manipulate a data structure while minimizing communications overhead.

This is the python implementation. It requires Python version 2.7 or newer (including Python 3). It can be installed in the standard way:

$ python install

(potentially needing superuser privileges). This will install a single module named json_delta, and scripts named json_diff, json_patch and json_cat.

HTML documentation for all four of these is included in the doc/ subdirectory, along with manpages for the scripts.

To run the tests, you will need nose installed (

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json-delta-0.1.tar.gz (md5) Source 2014-04-15 179KB