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  1. Couchbase Server
  2. MB-4511

JSON encoding during View Indexing over escapes double quotes in values


    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Critical
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.0-developer-preview-3
    • Fix Version/s: 2.0-developer-preview-3
    • Component/s: couchbase-bucket
    • Security Level: Public
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      I'm getting "invalid_json" warnings during indexing/view runs for JSON docs that are indeed valid both prior to being added to the bucket and after retrieval in the UI.

      It seems to center around escaped double quotes in content.

      Steps to reproduce:
      1. add both of the attached .json docs to a new, empty bucket.
      2. access any of the production views. The two that should return results with this single, content document in place are "brewery_beers" and "by_key_value"

      After clicking "Show Results" for one of these views (or otherwise triggering view generation), Couchbase Server will generate an invalid_json error message (see the "json_encoding_issue" attached).

      An example of the invalidated JSON is below (abbreviated "description" value from the IPA doc):
      \"Esquire Magazine calls our 90 Minute .IPA., \"\"\\\"\"\"perhaps the best I.P.A. in America.\"\"\\\"\"\" An Imperial I.P.A. brewed to be savored from a snifter....\"

      The invalid_json error is specifically:
      "parse error: after key and value, inside map, I expect ',' or '}'\n"

      Additionally, we should add a test for this, but that likely deserves it's own ticket.

      1. beer_90_Minute_IPA.json
        0.5 kB
      2. beer.json
        1 kB
      3. json_encoding_issue
        12 kB
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        BigBlueHat Benjamin Young created issue -
        alkondratenko Aleksey Kondratenko (Inactive) made changes -
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        Assignee Aleksey Kondratenko [ alkondratenko ]
        alkondratenko Aleksey Kondratenko (Inactive) made changes -
        Assignee Aleksey Kondratenko [ alkondratenko ] Filipe Manana [ filipe manana ]
        filipe manana filipe manana made changes -
        Assignee Filipe Manana [ filipe manana ] Aaron Miller [ aaron ]
        alkondratenko Aleksey Kondratenko (Inactive) made changes -
        Fix Version/s 2.0-developer-preview-3 [ 10247 ]
        Affects Version/s 2.0-developer-preview-3 [ 10247 ]
        Priority Major [ 3 ] Critical [ 2 ]
        sharon Sharon Barr (Inactive) made changes -
        Assignee Aaron Miller [ aaron ] Damien Katz [ damien ]
        sharon Sharon Barr (Inactive) made changes -
        Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
        Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
        peter peter made changes -
        Component/s bucket-engine [ 10010 ]
        Component/s mccouch [ 10071 ]
        maria Maria McDuff (Inactive) made changes -
        Component/s couchbase-bucket [ 10173 ]
        Component/s view-engine [ 10060 ]
        Component/s bucket-engine [ 10010 ]


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            BigBlueHat Benjamin Young
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