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 Function   [other Function type actions]

 Item   [operators of similar scope]

 Formatting   [other Formatting operators]




From v9.1.0, this operator returns a JSON-encoded UTF-8 version of a string attribute's value. Forbidden characters such as the apostrophe (straight single quote), straight double quote, solidus (forward slash) and backslash characters are all escaped by a preceding backslash character.

This operator was formerly know as .json, and is effectively a replacement for that operator. The naming also better reflects the non dot-operator jsonEncode().