On Tue, Mar 9, 2010 at 3:41 AM, Evan Jones <ev...@mit.edu> wrote:
> On Mar 9, 2010, at 3:21 , Paul Rudd wrote:
>> Which actually brings up a feature request -
>> MessageLite.Builder.mergeDelimitedFrom(InputStream) is too inefficient
>> for small streamed messages, since it creates a new CodedInputStream
>> (and 4KB buffer to go with it) every time. The addition of a
>> mergeDelimitedFrom(CodedInputStream) would be welcomed.
> You can do this yourself. I think the following would work:
> int length = inputStream.readRawVarint32();
> int oldLimit = inputStream.pushLimit(length);
Yep, that works.
In fact, you can even do the above in one line:
It turns out that since readMessage() assumes the tag was already read, it
parses the exact same format that mergeDelimitedFrom() does.
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