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What design trade-offs led to the "Norway problem" in YAML, and when are they worthwhile?

All programming languages (in a very broad sense, including markup and configuration languages, domain-specific languages, etc) can be seen as a way for humans to express ideas in a way that a ...
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What design trade-offs led to the "Norway problem" in YAML, and when are they worthwhile?

The design tradeoff obviously has been to sacrifice explicit declaration to save on its notational cost/overhead (declaring types, marking literals) for the benefit of "ease of use" (...
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