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1. Developing a (file) exchange format for java

I want to come up with a binary format for passing data between application instances in a form of POFs (Plain Old Files ;)). Prerequisites:

  1. should be cross-platform
  2. information to be persisted includes a ...

2. Reading binary file without knowing file format

I'm working on a java project and i have to read some files like these: - - EntryID.index - - KeyText.index ... I think these files are used in a dictionary project but i ...