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converts AWS CloudFormation templates from yaml directly to JS object literals





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Converts AWS CloudFormation templates written in yaml directly to JS object expressions.

Note: block literals will be converted to dedent`...` tagged template literals; you will need to import dedent or dedent-js into the file using them.


I wrote this package hastily, so it's possible it won't work on some templates. Feel free to open an issue if you run into any problems.


npm i -g cfn-template-yaml-to-js


# read from file, print to stdout

cfn-template-yaml-to-js template.yaml

# read from file, output to file

cfn-template-yaml-to-js template.yaml > file.js

# read from stdin, print to stdout

cat template.yaml | cfn-template-yaml-to-js