[Haskell] Parsing binary data

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Sat Aug 27 21:06:34 EDT 2005

> Folks,
> I'm trying to parse chunks of binary data that arrive through a  
> socket. There's a defined format of these chunks where the first 4  
> bytes are an id, then could come a Pascal (size first) string, then  
> some more data.
> I'm trying to figure out how to read and write Haskell data in this  
> format and using a socket.
> Would someone have examples?
>     Thanks, Joel

Maybe you'd like to look at the various Binary implementations?


You might also survive just using Data.Bits

-- Don

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