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Provides easy serialization and deserialization of yaml files

Parser component

There is only one component provided by cbyaml, the Parser component. You can inject it using the [email protected] mapping.

There are four methods on the Parser:

function serialize( required any content );
function serializeToFile( required any content, required string path );
function deserialize( required string content );
function deserializeFile( required string path );

CAUTION: When serializing content to yaml, the key order will not be preserved unless you are using an ordered struct, a LinkedHashMap, or a similar data structure.

Application Helpers

Application helpers are automatically registered to be used in your handlers and views.

function serializeYaml( required any content );
function deserializeYaml( required string content );

These call the parser.serialize and parser.deserialize methods under the hood.

You can disable this by setting settings.autoLoadHelpers = false.


You can also use the serializeYaml and deserializeYaml helpers in any model by utilizing WireBox's mixins.

component mixins="/cbyaml/helpers" {

    function parse( required string content ) {
        return deserializeYaml( arguments.content );

    function stringify( required any content ) {
        return serializeYaml( arguments.content );



20 Dec 2019 — 05:26: 04 UTC


  • *: fix: Only cast true and false as booleans (2b61851)


24 Sep 2019 — 04:36: 33 UTC


  • build: Fix package scripts for semantic-release (e869857)


Here are all the versions for this package. Please note that you can leverage CommandBox package versioning to install any package you like. Please refer to our managing package version guide for more information.

Version Created Last Update Published By Stable Actions
1.0.2 Dec 19 2019 11:26 PM Dec 19 2019 11:26 PM
Version History
1.0.1 Sep 23 2019 11:36 PM Sep 23 2019 11:36 PM
1.0.0 Sep 23 2019 11:29 PM Sep 23 2019 11:29 PM


$ box install cbyaml

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