Goodbye XML… Hello YAML (part 2)

March 27th, 2010

Part 1 After I explained my motivation for using YAML instead of XML for my data, I got a lot of people asking me what type of tooling is available in the .Net space for consuming YAML.  In this post, I will discuss a nice tooling option as well as describe some small modifications to leverage the extremely powerful dynamic capabilities of C# 4 Read More...

Goodbye XML… Hello YAML (part 1)

February 21st, 2010

Part 2 This is the first in a many-part series in which I will be writing about using YAML in the .Net space – particularly within C#.  I will cover the whys, the hows, and show some tricks using the dynamic capabilities of C# when using YAML.  I might even explore IronRuby a bit. Why YAML? I got the chance to sit in on four days of Ruby on Rails (RoR) training from Joe Obrien a few weeks ago Read More...