The art of simplicity is a puzzle of complexity.
YAML is a data serialization format designed for human readability and interaction with scripting languages.
SnakeYAML is a YAML parser and emitter for the Java Virtual Machine.
- a complete YAML 1.1 parser. In particular, SnakeYAML can parse all examples from the specification.
- Unicode support including UTF-8/UTF-16 input/output.
- high-level API for serializing and deserializing native Java objects.
- support for all types from the YAML types repository.
- relatively sensible error messages.