to a Clout file. If no input is provided will attempt to read YAML from stdin. By default the output
(assuming the scriptlet generates output) will be output to stdout, but you can use the
switch to specify a file (or direct to a file in the shell via
the parsed Clout structure as well as a few helper functions.
The default format for output is YAML, but you can switch to JSON or XML using
that Clout in JSON may lose some type information (e.g. JSON doesn’t distinguish between an integer
and a float).