TOML is described as 'aims to be a minimal configuration file format that's easy to read due to obvious semantics. TOML is designed to map unambiguously to a hash table'. There are six alternatives to TOML for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is JSON, which is free. Other great apps like TOML are YAML (Free, Open Source), XML (Free), MessagePack (Free, Open Source) and Protocol Buffers (Free, Open Source).
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