[erlang-questions] BERT vs protobuf in the erlang world

Steve Davis <>
Wed Aug 24 01:37:41 CEST 2011


Why not term_to_binary() i.e. external erlang term format...?

...a genuine question looking for reasoning/insight from those more
experienced.

Additional - if not that, then what about Joe Armstrong's UBF?

/s

On Aug 22, 1:31 pm, Mike Oxford <> wrote:
> BERT is pretty much a "known good quantity" but protobuf is more
> efficient on the wire.



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