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womtool validate --inputs foo.yaml fails (expecting json)
This is a followup to "Workflow input processing failed" WDL v1 - Comments in input JSON wherein it was recommended to use a yaml file to avoid the problem of newer versions of Cromwell rejecting "comment"-type keys in the inputs.json file. Cromwell (44) is OK with yaml input, but
womtools validate --inputs seems to accept only a json file, and with yaml fails with something like:
Unexpected character '-' at input index 1 (line 1, position 2), expected DIGIT: --- ^
Is there a way to get womtools to accept yaml input? If not, consider this a feature request.