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YAML front matter parser does not strip single or double quotes on scalars

See original GitHub issue

Steps to reproduce the problem (provide example Markdown if applicable):

title: 'Sixteen corners'
layout: post

Last year

Expected behavior:

frontMatter["title"].single() == "Sixteen corners"

Actual behavior:

Screen Shot 2022-05-18 at 10 56 24 PM

Note the retained single quotes (') surrounding the value. This is also a problem with double quotes (").

YAML spec dictates behavior on unquoted, single-quoted, and double-quoted scalars:

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created a year ago
  • Comments:6

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JakeWhartoncommented, Jun 2, 2022

Yep! Looks good.

robinstcommented, Jun 2, 2022
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