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Request #80791 Support JSON With Commas and Comments (JWCC) in json_decode
Submitted: 2021-02-23 12:44 UTC Modified: 2021-02-23 15:25 UTC
From: php-bugs at xpaw dot me Assigned:
Status: Suspended Package: JSON related
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Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2021-02-23 12:44 UTC] php-bugs at xpaw dot me
See for more information.

It is quite common to have trailing commas in JSON, and a lot of parsers support it. I believe this could be trivially supported by PHP, even if you skip adding support for comments.

Test script:
json_decode( '{"a":1,}', JSON_THROW_ON_ERROR );


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 [2021-02-23 15:25 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Suspended
 [2021-02-23 15:25 UTC]
This feature request requires discussion for which this bug
tracker is not suitable.  Please pursue the RFC process[1].  For
the time being, I'm suspending this ticket.

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