The bits package

[ Tags: bsd3, data, library, serialization ] [ Propose Tags ]

Various bit twiddling and bitwise serialization primitives

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Versions 0.1, 0.2, 0.2.1, 0.3, 0.3.1, 0.3.2, 0.3.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.5.1
Change log CHANGELOG.markdown
Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <5), bytes (>=0.11 && <1), mtl (>=2.0 && <2.3), transformers (>=0.2 && <0.6) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Copyright (C) 2013 Edward A. Kmett
Author Edward A. Kmett
Maintainer Edward A. Kmett <>
Category Data, Serialization
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Source repo head: git clone git://
Uploaded Thu Apr 27 01:34:34 UTC 2017 by ryanglscott
Updated Tue Mar 13 14:24:04 UTC 2018 by ryanglscott to revision 4   [What is this?]
Distributions LTSHaskell:0.5.1, NixOS:0.5.1, Stackage:0.5.1, openSUSE:0.5.1
Downloads 6034 total (47 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.0 (votes: 1) [estimated by rule of succession]
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2017-04-27 [all 1 reports]
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This package provides a number of tools that are useful for dealing with files or data on a bitwise basis.

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Contributions and bug reports are welcome!

Please feel free to contact me through github or on the #haskell IRC channel on

-Edward Kmett