[Haskell-cafe] Data.Binary and little endian encoding
dons at galois.com
Thu May 14 23:46:10 EDT 2009
> On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 8:40 PM, Don Stewart <dons at galois.com> wrote:
> > I actually need little endian encoding... wondering if anyone else hit
> > with Data.Binary. (because I'm working with Bell Lab's 9P protocol which
> > encode things on the network in little-endian order).
> > Anyone got some "tricks" for this?
> There are big, little and host-endian primitives in the Get/Put monads.
> You can use these to build encoders directly.
> Cool... I just have to write my own encoder and decoder now.
> As a request could we get encodeLe decodeLe for a later version of this
> library? :-) That'd be totally awesome.
Oh, you mean entirely different instances for all the current ones, that
use LE encodings?
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