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Last active Apr 13, 2019

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Script to map files with nested maps to a flat structure with paths separated by dots
import argparse
import sys
from ruamel.yaml import YAML, YAMLError
yaml = YAML()
yaml.allow_unicode = True
yaml.allow_duplicate_keys = True
def ParentPath(parent, current, sep='.'):
path = current
if parent is not None:
path = parent + sep + path
return path
def CollectScalars(node, parent=None):
scalars = []
for key, value in node.items():
if isinstance(value, dict):
value, ParentPath(parent, key)
'path': ParentPath(parent, key),
'value': value
return scalars
def AnalyzeFile(stream):
document = yaml.load(stream)
scalars = CollectScalars(document)
yaml.dump(scalars, sys.stdout)
if __name__ == '__main__':
parser = argparse.ArgumentParser('yaml-scalar-mapper')
parser.add_argument('source', help="The path to the yaml file to process")
args = parser.parse_args()
with open(args.source, 'r') as stream:
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