byte_string.h   [plain text]


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#ifndef BYTE_STRING
#define BYTE_STRING
#include <vector>

/** Utility definition and additional operators to make working with
 * sequences of bytes more easy and less error/leak-prone
 */
typedef std::vector<uint8_t> byte_string;

inline bool operator==(const byte_string &l, const byte_string::value_type &value) {
	return l.size() == 1 && l.at(0) == value;
}

inline byte_string &operator+=(byte_string &l, const byte_string::value_type &value) {
	l.push_back(value);
	return l;
}
inline byte_string &operator+=(byte_string &l, const char &value) {
	l.push_back(value);
	return l;
}

inline byte_string &operator+=(byte_string &l, const byte_string::value_type *value) {
	l.insert(l.end(), value, value + strlen((char*)value));
	return l;
}

inline byte_string &operator+=(byte_string &l, const byte_string &r) {
	l.insert(l.end(), r.begin(), r.end());
	return l;
}

/* RHS must be null-terminated */
inline bool operator==(const byte_string& l, const byte_string::value_type* r) {
	byte_string::size_type lSize = l.size();
	byte_string::size_type rSize = strlen((const char*)r);
	if(lSize != rSize)
		return false;
	return equal(l.begin(), l.end(), r);
}

inline bool operator!=(const byte_string& l, const byte_string::value_type* r) {
	return !(l == r);
}

inline unsigned char *malloc_copy(const byte_string &l) {
	unsigned char *output = (unsigned char*)malloc(l.size());
	if(!output)
		return NULL;
	memcpy(output, &l[0], l.size());
	return output;
}
#endif