json_object_new_int- Create a new Integer json object

json_object_new_int is used to create a new integer json object.

The syntax of the function is

json_object * json_object_new_int ()

As you can see, it returns a pointer to the json object

The following program shows the usage of the function

#include <json/json.h>
#include <stdio.h>

int main() {
  /*Creating a json object*/
  json_object * jobj = json_object_new_object();

  /*Creating a json integer*/
  json_object *jint = json_object_new_int(10);

  /*Form the json object*/
  json_object_object_add(jobj,"Number of posts", jint);

  /*Now printing the json object*/
  printf ("The json object created: %sn",json_object_to_json_string(jobj));


The output of the program is something like this

The json object created: { "Number of posts": 10 }

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