Relative JSON Pointers

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Authors Geraint Luff , Henry Andrews 
Last updated 2020-03-21 (latest revision 2019-09-18)
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JSON Pointer is a syntax for specifying locations in a JSON document, starting from the document root. This document defines an extension to the JSON Pointer syntax, allowing relative locations from within the document.


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Henry Andrews (

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