[fpc-pascal] YAML support
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Wed Feb 3 21:28:03 CET 2010
On Wed, 3 Feb 2010, Wimpie Nortje wrote:
> Hi list,
> Are there plans to implement YAML? I found JSON support but that is missing a
> feature I would like to use. Apparently JSON is a subset of YAML, but it
> doesn't have a direct way to capture binary data.
JSON is not related to YAML at all except in that it is a simple data format.
And as far as I can see from the specs, YAML also does not offer a direct way
to capture binary data. IMHO both need to specify binary data as an array of
All that aside, I think it would be good to have an implementation that
reads and produces YAML.
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