IS JSON or IS NOT JSON, That is VERY EASY to Figure Out

Working on some cool demos around JSON, ORDS, Oracle Database, JavaScript apps, etc. and I needed to load up a BUNCH of data to play with.

Open Data IS COOL!

Open Data IS COOL!

Note the ‘other_tags’ column LOOKS like JavaScript Object Notation (JSON).

There are JSON standards – should the key name and value strings be double or single quoted, etc. To ID text as JSON in Oracle it needs to pass our test.

Also, you need Oracle (more...)