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How to explicitly set carriage return when doing json.dump?

My python script generates json file. And I have to support this python file working on windows and linux. The problem is a difference carriage return on windows and linux. When I run this code on windows, it outputs CRLF json. And it outputs LF json when I run this on linux.

So how to explicitly set carriage return when doing json dump in python3.5? I couln

import json
fpath = "hoge.json"
data = {"AGE": 12, "HOGE": [{"GUA": 3}]}
with open(fpath, 'wt', encoding="utf-8") as outfile:
json.dump(data, outfile, indent=4, sort_keys=True, ensure_ascii=False)

http://docs.python.jp/3/library/json.html

If you insist on consistent CRLF behavior (the JSON spec requires parsers to handle both, but opening it in certain plain text readers like Notepad might be easier with consistent CRLF), the solution is in the open function, not the json module.

Just pass newline="\r\n" to open, and it will translate any \n written by json to \r\n seamlessly on all systems, rather than the default behavior of translating to os.linesep (which is \r\n on Windows and \n on most other OSes):

with open(fpath, 'w', encoding="utf-8", newline="\r\n") as outfile:
json.dump(data, outfile, indent=4, sort_keys=True, ensure_ascii=False)