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Avro >> mail # dev >> DEVs: any movement on JSON encoding for RPC?

Brian Lee 2012-11-30, 19:52
Doug Cutting 2012-11-30, 22:11
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Re: DEVs: any movement on JSON encoding for RPC?
It would be ideal if someone on the dev team picked this up pretty soon. It's a key requirement in our system.

 From: Doug Cutting <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Friday, November 30, 2012 5:11 PM
Subject: Re: DEVs: any movement on JSON encoding for RPC?
Avro RPC data is in clear-text, it's not encrypted.  It's not in
plain-text that's as easily consumed as JSON though.

It would not be hard to add support for Json-format Avro RPC but no
one has yet contributed such an implementation.


On Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 11:52 AM, Brian Lee <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I found a message from last year that JSON encoding for RPC was not yet implemented. Is this still
> the case? If so, this would be very bad as one of the selling points we
> were using is that Avro serialized its messages in JSON format. Our project really needs this as data that's going over the wire has to be in clear text.
> Brian