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String

String is a basic function that allows you to return a plain string value.
Expects 1 argument.
If you wish to use a comma in your string you must escape it with a backslash \,.

Examples

Basic

$ echo '{}' | dasel -r json 'string(my string)'
"my string"

Add fixed values to maps

$ echo '{
"name": "Tom Wright"
}' | dasel -r json 'mapOf(name,name,title,string(Mr))'
{
"name": "Tom Wright",
"title": "Mr"
}