Serializing Java: inspecting data structure

Every deserializer needs information about types – the data structure. In my serialization the deserializer can work behind network connection so it can’t count on Reflection mechanism. That’s why the serializer has to discover and serialize data structure that could be sent over the network and understood by deserializer.

This is Serializing Java – emerging series about writing your own serializer in case you didn’t like other serializers.

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