This class represents a YAML Scalar.

This node type is a terminal node and should not have any children.

Methods
N
Constants
ANY = 0
 

Any style scalar, the emitter chooses

PLAIN = 1
 

Plain scalar style

SINGLE_QUOTED = 2
 

Single quoted style

DOUBLE_QUOTED = 3
 

Double quoted style

LITERAL = 4
 

Literal style

FOLDED = 5
 

Folded style

Attributes
[RW] anchor

The anchor value (if there is one)

[RW] plain

Is this a plain scalar?

[RW] quoted

Is this scalar quoted?

[RW] style

The style of this scalar

[RW] tag

The tag value (if there is one)

[RW] value

The scalar value

Class Public methods
new(value, anchor = nil, tag = nil, plain = true, quoted = false, style = ANY)

Create a new Psych::Nodes::Scalar object.

value is the string value of the scalar anchor is an associated anchor or nil tag is an associated tag or nil plain is a boolean value quoted is a boolean value style is an integer idicating the string style

See Also

See also Psych::Handler#scalar

# File ext/psych/lib/psych/nodes/scalar.rb, line 58
def initialize value, anchor = nil, tag = nil, plain = true, quoted = false, style = ANY
  @value  = value
  @anchor = anchor
  @tag    = tag
  @plain  = plain
  @quoted = quoted
  @style  = style
end