Should Json.parse use the Any type?


I think explicitly specifying Dynamic or a particular type would be great for json/xml parsers. There are certain reasons not to do this in std?


(Dan Korostelev) #2

I think it’s just because Any came later than Json.parse and noone wanted to break backward-compatibility. I remember @ncannasse at that time was in favor of adding an #if flag to make standard library types use Any instead of Dynamic, but I don’t know if that opinion still stands :slight_smile:

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