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@elimisteve elimisteve/json.go
Created Dec 1, 2018

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Go JSON handlers
package main
import (
log ""
const contentTypeJSON = "application/json; charset=utf-8"
func WriteError(w http.ResponseWriter, errStr string, secretErr error) error {
return WriteErrorStatus(w, errStr, secretErr, http.StatusInternalServerError)
func WriteErrorStatus(w http.ResponseWriter, errStr string, secretErr error, status int) error {
log.Debugf("Real error: %v", secretErr)
log.Debugf("Returning HTTP %d w/error: %q", status, errStr)
w.Header().Set("Content-Type", contentTypeJSON)
_, err := fmt.Fprintf(w, `{"error":%q}`, errStr)
return err
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