JvYaml isn't exactly dormant.  From what I have seen it branched into JvYamlb, which is being actively worked on as part of JRuby.

Derek

On Sun, Mar 2, 2008 at 7:47 PM, Thom Nelson <thomnelson@gmail.com> wrote:
I had the same experience, it looked like JvYaml was the preferred library but JYaml seems usable and has much better docs.  However, it's support for different input/output methods, particularly streams and readers/writers, needs some work, as I had to do things like:

System.out.println(Yaml.dump(doc));

instead of using the proper APIs.  Also, I had to write my own simple stream chunking, as the JYaml code didn't appear to be working.  However, the complete lack of docs for JvYaml, as well as its dormant state, makes it way less attractive.  On the other hand, it is a 1.1 compliant parser, which is possibly why the Yaml home page points to it.  There's nothing on the JYaml page that says what version of Yaml it supports, which probably means it's still 1.0.  (Someone please correct any of my statements as I am still very new to Yaml.)

- Thom


On Sun, Mar 2, 2008 at 4:22 PM, George, Lal <lal.george@lehman.com> wrote:
At one time there was mention of JYaml on the YAML website, however it
is no longer mentioned but JvYaml seems to have been added instead as
current projects. However, the last release of JvYaml is Sept. 2006,
which doesn't seem like a current project, whereas the last release of
JYaml is Sept. 2007.

Three questions:

       1. Why isn't JYaml mentioned any more?
       2. What is the development status of JvYaml? Is it being
actively supported?
       3. What is the Yaml implementation of choice for Java?

Thanks.

Best,
  Lal
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