Generating a Storable file from C (was: Why Perl needs a VM)

Benjamin Smith bsmith at
Thu Sep 6 14:37:08 BST 2007

On Thu, Sep 06, 2007 at 10:11:47AM +0100, Andy Armstrong wrote:
> You need BYAML! The world needs BYAML! Unfortunately as far as I know  
> it doesn't exist yet.
> (a cross platform, cross language, well defined binary serialisation  
> format)

Sounds like ASN.1 with BER (or another of the binary encodings).

There's Convert::ASN1 on CPAN.

Benjamin Smith <bsmith at>

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