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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: JSONQuery
Date Tue, 10 Mar 2009 11:43:16 GMT
Haven't we discussed this before? Or am I just getting a weird déjà vu?

Anyway, the way I remember it going was that its neat but requires a
full JavaScript VM to meet the spec.

HTH,
Paul Davis

On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 5:54 AM, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:
> Hey,
>
> I thought some of you might find this interesting:
>
>  http://docs.persvr.org/documentation/jsonquery
>
>  XPath-like syntax for expressing selection queries against JSON data
>  structures. Interesting concept. I've always wondered why the basic concepts
>  behind XPath were never borrow and applied to other types of structured data —
>  it’s so insanely useful. I suppose jQuery popularized using CSS selectors for
>  querying HTML but why not take the same basic concept and apply it to problem
>  domains outside of SGML-inspired markup languages and their data models.
>
>                                                          
       - Ryan Tomayko
>
> Best,
>
> --
> Noah Slater, http://tumbolia.org/nslater
>

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