According to the rumor mill Microsoft is not really pushing it.
The M model isn't identical to YAML's (e.g., collections are unsorted and arrays are second class).
M isn't a superset of JSON, YAML is.
M is tightly coupled with the Microsoft ecosystem.
There are plenty or differences...

Have fun,

    Oren Ben-Kiki

On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 11:11 AM, Jakob Voss <> wrote:

I stumbled upon Microsoft's "M" aka project Oslo which includes the
MGraph language. It is often compared with XML but looks much more like
YAML. Has anyone had a look at it and compared it with YAML? Some good


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