[Haskell] A opportunity to lern (parsing huge binary file)

Ketil Malde ketil at malde.org
Fri Mar 11 09:11:32 CET 2011

"Skeptic ." <skeptic2000 at hotmail.com> writes:

> I finally have an opportunity to learn Haskell (I'm a day-to-day Java
> programmer, but I'm also at ease with Scheme), parsing a huge (i.e. up
> to 50 go) binary file. The encoding is very stable, but it's not a
> flat struct array (i.e. it uses flags). 

I use binary <0.5 (later versions can no longer read a list of items
lazily.  I believe attoparsec has the same restriction.)

If I haven't seen further, it is by standing in the footprints of giants

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