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From "Jayansh Shinde (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (OFBIZ-10966) JSON entity data import and export utility
Date Sat, 13 Jul 2019 05:27:00 GMT

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Jayansh Shinde commented on OFBIZ-10966:

Hi Mathieu,

I have made some progress, hopefully this will be ready soon. Meanwhile I noticed that this
is assigned to you, hope it doesn't matter.

> JSON entity data import and export utility
> ------------------------------------------
>                 Key: OFBIZ-10966
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/OFBIZ-10966
>             Project: OFBiz
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>          Components: framework
>            Reporter: Jayansh Shinde
>            Assignee: Mathieu Lirzin
>            Priority: Minor
>             Fix For: Upcoming Branch
>         Attachments: OFBIZ-10966_27062019.patch, OFBiz-Web-Tools-JSON-Data-Export-All.png,
OFBiz-Web-Tools-JSON-Data-Import-Dir.png, exportJson.png, importJson.png
> Currently, we support import/export entity data in XML format.
>  Nowadays JSON is widely used in industry, we can have support for JSON format which
looks quite similar to XML support.
> Here is example of XML data and it's JSON version
> {code:java}
> <Party partyId="123456" partyTypeId="PERSON" statusId="PARTY_ENABLED"/>
> {code}
> {code:java}
> {“Party”: {"partyId":"123456","partyTypeId":"PERSON","statusId":"PARTY_ENABLED”}}
> {code}
> *Design Proposal*
> We can write *entityImportJson* and *entityImportDirJson* services for importing JSON
from screen and directory respectively.
> And the *entityExportAllJson* service for exporting entity data in JSON.
> *Import Design*
>  The import service will perform following operations:
>  1.) Validate the input JSON data (I am in process of exploring the way for this)
>  2.) On successful validation, convert JSON to OFBiz's entity model (GenericValue)
>  3.) The GenericValue will be inserted in database by some handler class for e.g we can
write JsonDataHandler, it will convert given JSON to List<GenericValue>, and finally
write it to database (Similar pattern is used in XML import).
> *Export Design*
>  Based on existing XML pattern the writeXmlText method of GenericEntity class write the
exported data in XML format. 
>  In the similar way, we can implement writeJsonText to export data in JSON format.
> Please free feel to share your thought.

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