gvariant_serialize


Description:

[ Version ( since = "0.14" ) ]
public Node gvariant_serialize (Variant variant)

Converts variant to a JSON tree.

Example: GVariant serialization:

public static int main (string[] args) {
// Create a variant:
Variant variant = new Variant.strv ({
"str-1",
"str-2",
"str-3"
});

// Serialize it:
Json.Node root = Json.gvariant_serialize (variant);


// To string: (see gobject_to_data)
Json.Generator generator = new Json.Generator ();
generator.set_root (root);
string data = generator.to_data (null);

// Output:
// ``["str-1","str-2","str-3"]``
print (data);
print ("\n");

return 0;
}

valac --pkg json-glib-1.0 serialization-variant.vala

Parameters:

variant

A Variant to convert

Returns:

A Node representing the root of the JSON data structure obtained from variant


Namespace: Json
Package: json-glib-1.0