Nov 5, 2012, 8:22 PM
Post #2 of 3
I find pack and unpack to be about the hardest perl language feature that there is. I have tried this on perl v8.14.
Re: [Csmith] ASCII hex to binary bits
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my $line = "01 23 45 67 89 ab cd ef\n";
my $packed = pack 'H2' x 8, split( / /, $line );
print unpack( 'H*', $packed );
If you are sending the packed string to another computer, you still must worry about the "endian" issues.