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JSON Parsers

multi_json

43.93
A common interface to multiple JSON libraries, including Oj, Yajl, the JSON gem (with C-extensions), the pure-Ruby JSON gem, NSJSONSerialization, gson.rb, JrJackson, and OkJson.
 Popularity
Downloads
189,972,281
Stars
593
Forks
111
Watchers
29
 Releases
Total releases
57
First release
Latest release

json

41.42
This is a JSON implementation as a Ruby extension in C.
 Popularity
Downloads
178,617,878
Stars
486
Forks
196
Watchers
28
 Releases
Total releases
110
First release
Latest release

json_pure

8.0
This is a JSON implementation in pure Ruby.
 Popularity
Downloads
32,966,460
Stars
486
Forks
196
Watchers
28
 Releases
Total releases
62
First release
Latest release

crack

6.86
Really simple JSON and XML parsing, ripped from Merb and Rails.
 Popularity
Downloads
28,752,441
Stars
483
Forks
81
Watchers
14
 Releases
Total releases
16
First release
Latest release

yajl-ruby

5.27
Ruby C bindings to the excellent Yajl JSON stream-based parser library.
 Popularity
Downloads
20,349,463
Stars
1,256
Forks
154
Watchers
26
 Releases
Total releases
44
First release
Latest release

oj

5.08
The fastest JSON parser and object serializer.
 Popularity
Downloads
18,868,725
Stars
1,919
Forks
120
Watchers
37
 Releases
Total releases
179
First release
Latest release

json-jruby

0.07
A JSON implementation as a JRuby extension. You may now use the json gem directly.
 Popularity
Downloads
246,319
Stars
23
Forks
3
Watchers
3
 Releases
Total releases
19
First release
Latest release