Litjson v0.19.0 released

Sunday, November 19, 2023
Release Notes

Version 0.19.0 of LitJSON has been released. Take it for a spin and give us feedback on our discussion board.

This release includes new features, improvements, and bug fixes since the LitJSON 0.18.0 release! 🚀

Highlights of this release

  • .NET 8 Support
  • LitJson.Source

.NET 8 Support

LitJSON adds the net8.0 target framework moniker which now means it supports the following frameworks

  • .NET 8
  • .NET 6
  • .NET Standard 2.1
  • .NET Standard 2.0
  • .NET Standard 1.5
  • .NET Framework 4.8
  • .NET Framework 4.5
  • .NET Framework 4.0
  • .NET Framework 3.5 (including SQLCLR)
  • .NET Framework 2.0
  • Mono 4.4.2 and above


Which 0.19.0 we also ship LitJson.Source, which is a source code NuGet package, which means LitJSON gets compiled and embedded with your application/assembly. Useful if you need a zero-dependency JSON serializer within your own code.


This release was made possible thanks to the contribution of these awesome members of the community listed below:

Full details of everything that was included in this release can be seen below.


As part of this release we had 10 issues closed.


  • #154 Update System.Reflection.TypeExtensions to 4.7.0.
  • #153 Update System.Collections.* to 4.3.0.
  • #146 Add .NET 8 and update to .NET 8.0.100 SDK.


  • #143 Race conditions affecting JsonMapper and its usage of static members w/o synchronization.