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That's exactly what unpack (and pack for the documentation) are for.

Depending on whether your sending device sends in big-endian or little-endian order, the N or V template elements look like you want them.

Also, if you have the C++ source code of the remote end, consider Struct::Binary::C, which was written for importing C structs sensibly into Perl.


In reply to Re: converting artibrary binary data to numeric values by Corion
in thread converting artibrary binary data to numeric values by markle

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