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Dump

Dumps the object as a json string. Can be used for logging object contents.

Source

/// <summary>
/// Dumps the object as a json string
/// Can be used for logging object contents.
/// </summary>
/// <typeparam name="T">Type of the object.</typeparam>
/// <param name="obj">The object to dump. Can be null</param>
/// <param name="indent">To indent the result or not</param>
/// <returns>the a string representing the object content</returns>
public static string Dump<T>(this T obj, bool indent = false)
{
    return JsonConvert.SerializeObject(obj, indent ? Formatting.Indented : Formatting.None,
        new JsonSerializerSettings {NullValueHandling = NullValueHandling.Ignore});
}

Example

var obj = new Test
{
  Name = "aa", Title = "tt"
}
var result = obj.Dump()

Author: Vincent van Proosdij

Submitted on: 3 jun 2015

Language: C#

Type: Object

Views: 3921