Built-in Helpers

Here are some of the built-in helpers available in the Lono DSL:

Method Description
content Returns the script from the app/content folder as a String. Meant for any general content.
tags Converts a standard Ruby hash to the CloudFormation key, value structure.
user_data Returns the script from the app/user_data folder as a String. Meant for user_data scripts.

The built-in helpers are defined in this this source code file: dsl/builder/helper.rb.

You can also create your own helpers with Custom Helpers.

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