Proposal: simplify encoding of numbers in bytestring

Herbert Valerio Riedel hvr at
Wed Apr 3 10:13:42 CEST 2013

"Bryan O'Sullivan" <bos at> writes:


> I want to deprecate the 11 *Dec functions in favour of the same
> single-entry-point API used by text: it's way simpler, and no less
> efficient.


> (Really, the *Hex functions need the same treatment, but they're less of a
> priority to me.)

(please let's treat them in one go together with the '*Dec')

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