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dict.deserialize Reference

Create a dictionary from text

dict.deserialize

Description

Use the dict.deserialize object to create a dictionary from text passed in using Max's dictionary syntax or JSON. Alternatively, compressed forms of either format may be used.

Discussion

Note: The colon (:) is a reserved character and is not supported in keys or values.

Arguments

name [symbol]

Optional

Name of the dictionary to create from serialized input

Attributes

name [symbol]

Name associated with the created/sent dictionary

Common Box Attributes

Messages

anything

Arguments

serialized-dictionary [list]
Dictionary syntax, JSON, or a compressed form of either, from which a dictionary will be created

See Also

Name Description
dict.group
dict.iter
dict.join
dict.pack
dict.print
dict.route
dict.serialize
dict.slice
dict.strip
dict.unpack
dict.view
dict
Dictionaries Dictionaries