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JSON plus types

Uses builtin json. but adds a lookup dictionary with functions that encode/decode specific types.

default _TYPE_FUNCS dict holds:

datetime.datetime: encode_datetime,
"DATETIME": decode_datetime,

where encode ande decode datetime functions:

def encode_datetime(date_object):
timestamp = int(1000 * time.mktime(date_object.utctimetuple()))
return {

def decode_datetime(timestamp):
return datetime.datetime.utcfromtimestamp(timestamp/1000)

the github repo:
holds a reference javascript implementation of the same json serialization/deserialization

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