Serialization across languages?

Steve Howell showell30 at
Fri Jun 15 13:44:30 CEST 2007

--- Bruno Desthuilliers
<bruno.42.desthuilliers at>

> Tobiah a écrit :
> > I want to do SOAP like calls from a device who's
> libraries
> > don't include SOAP.  I'm thinking of using simple
> HTTP posts,
> > but I'm going to want to send arrays and hashes.
> Then I'd second Simon's suggestion to use JSON.

I'll third it.

Another thing to look at may be YAML:

There are implementations in Python, Ruby, Perl, Java,
Javascript, etc.:

One thing that YAML has strived for, and largely got
for free through fortunate coincidence, was
compatibility with JSON.

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