libjson-c-dev - JSON manipulation library - development files

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libjson-c-dev
Package version 0.11
Package release 4
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 172 B
Download size 34.24 KB
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This library allows you to easily construct JSON objects in C,
output them as JSON formatted strings and parse JSON formatted
strings back into the C representation of JSON objects.
The development headers for compiling programs that use libjson-c
are provided by this package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libjson-c-dev_0.11-4_i386.deb 0.11 i386 Debian Main
libjson-c-dev - - -


Name Value
libjson-c2 = 0.11-4


Type URL
Binary Package libjson-c-dev_0.11-4_amd64.deb
Source Package json-c

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libjson-c-dev deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libjson-c-dev




2014-04-17 - Ondřej Surý <>
json-c (0.11-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add upstream patch to fix two security vulnerabilitiesa (Closes: #744008)
+ [CVE-2013-6371]: hash collision denial of service
+ [CVE-2013-6370]: buffer overflow if size_t is larger than int
2013-08-27 - Ondřej Surý <>
json-c (0.11-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Repository is not at :)
* Merge git changes from 0.11 and not-yet-merged pull request #94 needed
for new php5-json
2013-06-06 - Ondřej Surý <>
json-c (0.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix compat symlinks in libjson0 and libjson0-dev
2013-05-13 - Ondřej Surý <>
json-c (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 0.11
* Transition from libjson to libjson-c reflecting upstream library name
* Add very thin symlink-based compatibility layer from to
* Remove debian/patches/fix-format-string-in-test.patch; merged upstream
* Move documentation to SONAME agnostic package libjson-c-doc
* Rename dbg symbols package to libjson-c2-dbg
* Update watch file (Closes: #693518)
* Update homepage location (Closes: #704918)
2012-12-14 - Steve Langasek <>
json-c (0.10-1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Medium-urgency upload for RC bugfix.
* Non-maintainer upload, with approval of the maintainer.
* Install libjson to /lib instead of /usr/lib, since upstart 1.6 needs it.
Closes: #695566.
2012-08-27 - Gergely Nagy <>
json-c (0.10-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Include the missing json_object_iterator.h header in
libjson0-dev. (Closes: #685714)
2012-08-17 - fabien boucher <>
json-c (0.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #684058)
* Change watch file to target on github json-c repository.
* Add patch fixing compilation warning in tests/test_printbuf.c.
* Update to standards-version
* Update copyright information.
2012-05-18 - Riku Voipio <>
json-c (0.9-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload
* Build for multiarch, closes: #637621
(Patch from Steve Langasek)
2009-11-11 - fabien boucher <>
json-c (0.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #557788)

See Also

Package Description
libjson-c-doc_0.11-4_all.deb JSON manipulation library - documentation files
libjson-c2_0.11-4_amd64.deb JSON manipulation library - shared library
libjson-glib-1.0-0_1.0.2-1_amd64.deb GLib JSON manipulation library
libjson-glib-1.0-common_1.0.2-1_all.deb GLib JSON manipulation library (common files)
libjson-glib-dev_1.0.2-1_amd64.deb GLib JSON manipulation library (development files)
libjson-glib-doc_1.0.2-1_all.deb GLib JSON manipulation library (documentation)
libjson-java_2.3-3_all.deb library for transforming Java objects and XML to JSON and back again
libjson-maybexs-perl_1.002006-1_all.deb interface to the best available JSON module
libjson-multivalueordered-perl_0.005-1_all.deb module to handle JSON like {"a":1, "a":2}
libjson-perl_2.61-1_all.deb module for manipulating JSON-formatted data
libjson-pointer-perl_0.06-1_all.deb Perl implementation of JSON Pointer (RFC6901)
libjson-pp-perl_2.27300-2_all.deb module for manipulating JSON-formatted data (Pure Perl)
libjson-rpc-perl_1.06-1_all.deb Perl implementation of JSON-RPC 1.1 protocol
libjson-simple-doc_1.1.1-2_all.deb documentation for libjson-simple-java
libjson-simple-java_1.1.1-2_all.deb Simple, lightweight and efficient JSON toolkit for Java