[qubes-users] Issues merging salt pillars

Hi guys!
I am having some trouble merging some salt pillars, and was wondering if anyone here has experience with this.
I have some default settings in a yaml file, and am trying to overwrite values based on vm types.
I get the wanted behaviour from running something like "qubesctl --show-output --targets dom0 defaults.merge '{a: {b: 1.1, c: 2.1}}' '{a: {b: 1.2}}'" from the terminal: