Here’s some simple code to accept a JSON string posted to a Sinatra end point rather than a form. I switched from using jQueries
I needed something that could do both.
Code to use form encoding or JSON blob
This first tries and loads the parameters using the normal form encoding methods. If it doesn’t find the
path parameter, it attempts to parse the body’s payload, found in
The coffeescript that calls this is:
In this case,
@state.metadata is also a complex object, and posting it as JSON ensures that it’s marshalled correctly.
Not too complicated.