Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.
We haven't tracked posts mentioning unitpacking yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.
install GitHub release binaries from the cli
3 projects | reddit.com/r/commandline | 22 Oct 2021
An example using bed:
GNU poke 1.0 released: an interactive, extensible editor for binary data
2 projects | reddit.com/r/programming | 26 Feb 2021
What are some alternatives?
colfer - binary serialization format
go-capnproto - Cap'n Proto library and parser for go. This is go-capnproto-1.0, and does not have rpc. See https://github.com/zombiezen/go-capnproto2 for 2.0 which has rpc and capabilities.
bambam - auto-generate capnproto schema from your golang source files. Depends on go-capnproto-1.0 at https://github.com/glycerine/go-capnproto
go-codec - idiomatic codec and rpc lib for msgpack, cbor, json, etc. msgpack.org[Go]
gogoprotobuf - [Looking for new ownership] Protocol Buffers for Go with Gadgets
goprotobuf - Go support for Google's protocol buffers
mapstructure - Go library for decoding generic map values into native Go structures and vice versa.
php_session_decoder - PHP session encoder/decoder written in Go
structomap - Easily and dynamically generate maps from Go static structures
go-serializer - :loop: Serialize any custom type or convert any content to byte or string, for Go Programming Language
jsoniter - A high-performance 100% compatible drop-in replacement of "encoding/json"
csvutil - csvutil provides fast and idiomatic mapping between CSV and Go (golang) values.