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No, it doesn't make sense to me. Why would base64 encoding make it "really hard for the server to miss-interpret the message"? I'd encourage you to not invent your own data format - just re-use an existing one. XML or YAML would both work fine for this. If you use XML you can setup something like XML::Validator::Schema (plug!) to check that the client isn't sending you nonsense.

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In reply to Re: Good IPC Message Protocols? by samtregar
in thread Good IPC Message Protocols? by pileofrogs

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