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  • json/lib/json/add/time.rb



Time serialization/deserialization

Public Class Methods

json_create(object) click to toggle source

Deserializes JSON string by converting time since epoch to Time

               # File json/lib/json/add/time.rb, line 9
def self.json_create(object)
  if usec = object.delete('u') # used to be tv_usec -> tv_nsec
    object['n'] = usec * 1000
  if instance_methods.include?(:tv_nsec)
    at(object['s'], Rational(object['n'], 1000))
    at(object['s'], object['n'] / 1000)

Public Instance Methods

as_json(*) click to toggle source

Returns a hash, that will be turned into a JSON object and represent this object.

               # File json/lib/json/add/time.rb, line 22
def as_json(*)
  nanoseconds = [ tv_usec * 1000 ]
  respond_to?(:tv_nsec) and nanoseconds << tv_nsec
  nanoseconds = nanoseconds.max
    JSON.create_id =>,
    's'            => tv_sec,
    'n'            => nanoseconds,
to_json(*args) click to toggle source

Stores class name (Time) with number of seconds since epoch and number of microseconds for Time as JSON string

               # File json/lib/json/add/time.rb, line 35
def to_json(*args)

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