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Re: JSon representation of avro enum : not a string?
That is a bug.  It's been fixed.  Twice!

https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/AVRO-713
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/AVRO-1201

Doug

On Fri, Apr 19, 2013 at 7:16 AM, Bertrand Dechoux <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am using to 1.4.0 version of avro (not by choice) and tried a toString()
> on a GenericRecord containing somewhere a GenericEnumSymbol. My problem is
> that this instance is not represented as a string in JSON but by its name
> itself. As a consequence it does not produce a valid json as far as I know.
> Is it the excepted behaviour? Is that because I am using an old version of
> avro? Or is it that the toString() representation is not meant to be the
> same as the JSON representation?
>
> Thanks in advance
>
> Bertrand