encode-string VS cereal

Compare encode-string vs cereal and see what are their differences.


String encoding and decoding in Haskell (by minad)
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encode-string cereal
0 1
1 75
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0.0 3.8
almost 6 years ago 2 months ago
Haskell Haskell
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


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What are some alternatives?

When comparing encode-string and cereal you can also consider the following projects:

bson - Haskell representation and serialization of BSON documents (version 1.0) as defined at bsonspec.org

between - Function combinator "between" and derived combinators.

caledon - higher order dependently typed logic programing

CTRex - Open records for Haskell

cereal-time - Serialize instances for types from `time` package.


cereal-derive - Derive instances of Serialize

refined - Refinement types with static checking

text - Haskell library for space- and time-efficient operations over Unicode text.

llrbtree - Left-leaning red-black trees


hebrew-time - Hebrew dates and prayer times.