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Bitstream -- Binary Data for Humans


Le mardi 6 mars 2018 00:29:25 UTC+1, Roel Schroeven a ?crit?:
> S?bastien Boisg?rault schreef op 5/03/2018 20:05:
> > I have released bitstream, a Python library to manage binary data (at the byte or bit level),
>  > hopefully without the pain that this kind of thing usually entails :)
> > 
> > If you have struggled with this topic in the past, please take a look at the documentation
>  > (http://boisgera.github.io/bitstream/) and tell me what you think.
> 
> Hi S?bastien,
> 
> At work I have some Python code to decode AIS[1] messages, for which I 
> created my own code for handling binary data. It works, but is pretty 
> slow. Not surprising, since handling data at the bit level is not 
> exactly Python's strength. If I find the time, I'll try to replace my 
> code with your bitstream and see if it does what I need it to do, and if 
> it's any faster.
> 
> If/when I actually get around to it, I'll keep you informed.
> 
> [1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automatic_identification_system
> 
> 
> Best regards,
> Roel
> 
> -- 
> The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge
> faster than society gathers wisdom.
>    -- Isaac Asimov
> 
> Roel Schroeven

Great, thanks !