Salar.BinaryBuffers 2.0.0

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dotnet add package Salar.BinaryBuffers --version 2.0.0
NuGet\Install-Package Salar.BinaryBuffers -Version 2.0.0
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<PackageReference Include="Salar.BinaryBuffers" Version="2.0.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Salar.BinaryBuffers --version 2.0.0
#r "nuget: Salar.BinaryBuffers, 2.0.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Salar.BinaryBuffers as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Salar.BinaryBuffers&version=2.0.0

// Install Salar.BinaryBuffers as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Salar.BinaryBuffers&version=2.0.0

BinaryBuffers

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BinaryBuffers offers a highly performant implementation of BinaryReader and BinaryWriter, working directly on a byte array, thus eliminating the need for an intermediate Stream object.

How to use

BinaryBufferReader and BinaryBufferWriter are the respective names of the reader and writer. Both classes operate on a byte[] as its underlying data buffer.

// Provide a buffer to the reader/writer
var buffer = new byte[100];

// Write to the buffer
var writer = new BinaryBufferWriter(buffer);

writer.Write(2022);
writer.Write(8.11);

// Read from the buffer
var reader = new BinaryBufferReader(buffer);

var year = reader.ReadInt32();
var time = reader.ReadDouble();

Benchmarks

Performance tests were generated using .NET 6 running on a machine with a 16-core CPU.

<table style="width: 100%"> <thead> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;">BinaryBufferReader</span></th> </tr> <tr> <th>Method</th> <th>Mean</th> <th>Error</th> <th>StdDev</th> <th>Ratio</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td><code>BinaryReader_ReadInt</code></td> <td>39.08 ms</td> <td>0.563 ms</td> <td>0.527 ms</td> <td><em>baseline</em></td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BufferReader_ReadInt</code></td> <td>33.80 ms</td> <td>0.055 ms</td> <td>0.049 ms</td> <td style="text-align: right;">-14%</td> </tr> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;"></span></th> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BinaryReader_ReadDecimal</code></td> <td>44.93 ms</td> <td>0.275 ms</td> <td>0.244 ms</td> <td><em>baseline</em></td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BufferReader_ReadDecimal</code></td> <td>37.73 ms</td> <td>0.079 ms</td> <td>0.074 ms</td> <td style="text-align: right;">-16%</td> </tr> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;"></span></th> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BinaryReader_ReadFloat</code></td> <td>22.48 ms</td> <td>0.051 ms</td> <td>0.047 ms</td> <td><em>baseline</em></td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BufferReader_ReadFloat</code></td> <td>19.05 ms</td> <td>0.016 ms</td> <td>0.014 ms</td> <td style="text-align: right;">-13%</td> </tr> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;"></span></th> </tr> </tbody> <thead> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;">BinaryBufferWriter</span></th> </tr> <tr> <th>Method</th> <th>Mean</th> <th>Error</th> <th>StdDev</th> <th>Ratio</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td><code>BinaryWriter_WriteInt</code></td> <td>66.61 ms</td> <td>0.102 ms</td> <td>0.096 ms</td> <td><em>baseline</em></td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BufferWriter_WriteInt</code></td> <td>33.77 ms</td> <td>0.085 ms</td> <td>0.075 ms</td> <td style="text-align: right;">-49%</td> </tr> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;"></span></th> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BinaryWriter_WriteDecimal</code></td> <td>41.44 ms</td> <td>0.159 ms</td> <td>0.149 ms</td> <td><em>baseline</em></td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BufferWriter_WriteDecimal</code></td> <td>17.14 ms</td> <td>0.047 ms</td> <td>0.044 ms</td> <td style="text-align: right;">-59%</td> </tr> <tr> <th colspan="5"><span style="font-size: 20px;"></span></th> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BinaryWriter_WriteFloat</code></td> <td>33.94 ms</td> <td>0.080 ms</td> <td>0.071 ms</td> <td><em>baseline</em></td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>BufferWriter_WriteFloat</code></td> <td>18.08 ms</td> <td>0.051 ms</td> <td>0.047 ms</td> <td style="text-align: right;">-47%</td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net5.0 was computed.  net5.0-windows was computed.  net6.0 is compatible.  net6.0-android was computed.  net6.0-ios was computed.  net6.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net6.0-macos was computed.  net6.0-tvos was computed.  net6.0-windows was computed.  net7.0 was computed.  net7.0-android was computed.  net7.0-ios was computed.  net7.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net7.0-macos was computed.  net7.0-tvos was computed.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net8.0 was computed.  net8.0-android was computed.  net8.0-browser was computed.  net8.0-ios was computed.  net8.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net8.0-macos was computed.  net8.0-tvos was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 was computed.  netcoreapp2.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.2 was computed.  netcoreapp3.0 was computed.  netcoreapp3.1 was computed. 
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 is compatible.  netstandard2.1 was computed. 
.NET Framework net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed. 
MonoMac monomac was computed. 
MonoTouch monotouch was computed. 
Tizen tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed. 
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac was computed. 
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos was computed. 
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos was computed. 
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  • .NETStandard 2.0

  • net6.0

    • No dependencies.

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