#519 ✓wontfix
Brad Mace

renderJSON behavior should be used when no json template is found

Reported by Brad Mace | December 30th, 2010 @ 10:44 PM

When Controller.render(Object...) is called and json format is requested and no json template is present, it should pass the argument to renderJSON(Object). If multiple arguments are given, use your magic to determine the variable names and send a json hashmap of the objects.

Or perhaps there could be an annotation such as @AutoJSON to request this behavior if it's not desired as a default behavior.

This would eliminate boilerplate code for actions that return multiple formats and don't require a custom json template.

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