Hey Stephen,

Packer predates HCL by a couple years, and we haven’t yet updated it to use 
HCL. There are plans to do so in the next year or so.

Best,
Mitchell

On Apr 12, 2018, 5:34 PM +0200, Stephen Nesbitt <nesbittmeis...@gmail.com>, 
wrote:
> All:
>
> Am I missing something or does Packer not support templates written in HCL 
> (HashiCorp Configuration Language)?
>
> If so, is there a technical reason for not doing so?
>
> Is there a tool available that would allow me to generate json from hcl as an 
> intermediate step?
>
> Thx,
>
> -steve
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