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Re^2: Perlish approach to parsing a binary blob

by mxb (Pilgrim)
on Apr 09, 2018 at 14:35 UTC ( #1212593=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Perlish approach to parsing a binary blob
in thread Perlish approach to parsing a binary blob

Hi,

Yes, I think that's pretty much hit it straight on.

The "(a$entry_size)*" just looked a bit odd when I first wrote it. I'm glad to see that is a reasonably common approach and does not immediately scream out as "bad code" or "obfuscation"

Thanks

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