binary: Binary serialization using lazy ByteStrings

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Efficient, pure binary serialisation using lazy ByteStrings


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Dependencies base (<4.3) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Lennart Kolmodin <kolmodin@dtek.chalmers.se>
Maintainer Lennart Kolmodin
Revised Revision 1 made by HerbertValerioRiedel at 2015-01-10T12:43:34Z
Category Data, Parsing
Uploaded by DonaldStewart at 2007-01-25T07:22:04Z
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  binary: efficient, pure binary serialisation using lazy ByteStrings
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The 'binary' package provides Data.Binary, containing the Binary class,
and associated methods, for serialising values to and from lazy
ByteStrings. 

A key feature of 'binary' is that the interface is both pure, and efficient.

The 'binary' package is portable to GHC and Hugs.

Building:

    runhaskell Setup.hs configure
    runhaskell Setup.hs build
    runhaskell Setup.hs install

First:
    import Data.Binary

and then write an instance of Binary for the type you wish to serialise.
More information in the haddock documentation.

Contributors:

    Lennart Kolmodin
    Duncan Coutts
    Don Stewart
    Spencer Janssen
    David Himmelstrup
    Björn Bringert
    Ross Paterson
    Einar Karttunen