Issue No. 04 - April (1985 vol. 11)
F. Luccio , Dipartimento di Informatica, University of Pisa
A recent encoding method [11 is revisited here, and two simple variations are proposed to reduce the length of the encoded data strings. The new variations also decrease encoding time, and allow numerical data to be represented in any base.
variable length data, Data length specification, decoding numbers, encoding numbers, storing data in memory, unlimited length data
F. Luccio, "Variations on a Method for Representing Data Items of Unlimited Length," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 11, no. , pp. 439-441, 1985.