function get_size(): Number(gsize) {
    // Gjs wrapper for g_variant_get_size()

Determines the number of bytes that would be required to store value with

If value has a fixed-sized type then this function always returned that fixed size.

In the case that value is already in serialised form or the size has already been calculated (ie: this function has been called before) then this function is O(1). Otherwise, the size is calculated, an operation which is approximately O(n) in the number of values involved.

Since 2.24


the serialised size of value