Class: BSON::MinKey

Inherits:
Object
  • Object
show all
Includes:
JSON, Specialized, Comparable
Defined in:
lib/bson/min_key.rb

Overview

Represents a $minKey type, which compares less than any other value in the specification.

See Also:

Since:

  • 2.0.0

Constant Summary collapse

BSON_TYPE =

A $minKey is type 0xFF in the BSON spec.

Since:

  • 2.0.0

255.chr.force_encoding(BINARY).freeze
LESSER =

Constant for always evaluating lesser in a comparison.

Since:

  • 2.0.0

-1.freeze

Instance Method Summary collapse

Methods included from Specialized

#==, #to_bson

Methods included from JSON

#to_json

Instance Method Details

#<=>(other) ⇒ Integer

When comparing a min key with any other object, the min key will always be lesser.

Examples:

Compare with another object.

min_key <=> 1000

Since:

  • 2.0.0



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# File 'lib/bson/min_key.rb', line 49

def <=>(other)
  LESSER
end

#as_json(*args) ⇒ Hash

Get the min key as JSON hash data.

Examples:

Get the min key as a JSON hash.

min_key.as_json

Since:

  • 2.0.0



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# File 'lib/bson/min_key.rb', line 61

def as_json(*args)
  { "$minKey" => 1 }
end