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JSONObjects allows you to declaratively specify how to extract and convert elements from a JSON document.

Project description

jsonobjects allows you to declaratively specify how to extract and convert elements from a JSON document.

Installation

We recommend the use of virtualenv and of pip. You can then use pip install -U jsonobjects. You may also have setuptools and thus you can use easy_install -U jsonobjects. Otherwise, you can download the source from GitHub and run python setup.py install.

Dependencies

All dependencies are optional.

Usage

Example of schema to parse iTunes lookup response for software item:

import json
import requests
import jsonobjects as jo


class iTunesAppSchema(jo.Schema):
    id = jo.IntegerField('trackId')
    url = jo.Field('trackViewUrl')
    name = jo.StringField('trackName')
    currency = jo.StringField()
    price = jo.FloatField(min_value=0.0)
    rating = jo.FloatField('averageUserRating')
    reviews = jo.IntegerField('userRatingCountForCurrentVersion')
    version = jo.StringField()
    publisher_id = jo.IntegerField('artistId')
    publisher_url = jo.Field('artistViewUrl')
    publisher_name = jo.StringField('artistName')
    categories = jo.ListField('genres', child=jo.StringField())
    icon = jo.Field(
        ['artworkUrl512', 'artworkUrl60'], post_process=lambda v: {'url': v})
    screenshots = jo.ListField(
        'screenshotUrls', child=jo.Field(post_process=lambda v: {'url': v}))


parser = iTunesAppSchema('results[0]')


@parser.as_decorator
def get_app_details(app_id):
    url = 'https://itunes.apple.com/lookup?id={}'
    return requests.get(url.format(app_id)).json()

# https://itunes.apple.com/lookup?id=880047117
details = get_app_details(880047117)
print(details)

The code above produces next result:

{
  "categories": ["Games", "Puzzle", "Action"],
  "currency": "USD",
  "icon": {"url": "http://is3.mzstatic.com/image/thumb/Purple3/v4/27/f0/d9/27f0d923-e00b-5f2c-a1e9-235ed3f83d14/source/512x512bb.jpg"},
  "id": 880047117,
  "name": "Angry Birds 2",
  "price": 0.0,
  "publisher_id": 298910979,
  "publisher_name": "Rovio Entertainment Ltd",
  "publisher_url": "https://itunes.apple.com/us/developer/rovio-entertainment-ltd/id298910979?uo=4",
  "rating": 4.0,
  "reviews": 4796,
  "screenshots": [
    {"url": "http://a4.mzstatic.com/us/r30/Purple3/v4/5c/5e/54/5c5e542c-54a1-7812-12df-045aca3ebb86/screen1136x1136.jpeg"},
    {"url": "http://a1.mzstatic.com/us/r30/Purple3/v4/95/50/db/9550dbba-9cbf-d588-fac4-5ebf04614023/screen1136x1136.jpeg"},
    {"url": "http://a5.mzstatic.com/us/r30/Purple3/v4/22/ef/e7/22efe7c2-bd05-6f58-f176-92e7230853bd/screen1136x1136.jpeg"},
    {"url": "http://a2.mzstatic.com/us/r30/Purple69/v4/72/44/ba/7244ba34-6c8c-5dc5-38e4-e134a97cd0d1/screen1136x1136.jpeg"},
    {"url": "http://a5.mzstatic.com/us/r30/Purple6/v4/1b/e4/98/1be49811-f5be-cb3f-1a31-a20b5f5663ee/screen1136x1136.jpeg"}
  ],
  "url": "https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/angry-birds-2/id880047117?mt=8&uo=4",
  "version": "2.2.1"
}

See tests.py for more examples.

Tests

Getting the tests running looks like:

# Install dependencies
$ pip install -r requirement.txt
# Run the test suites
$ python tests.py

License

The MIT License (MIT)

Contributed by Maxim Kamenkov

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