BDIO - introduction
BDIO stands for binary data I/O. It is both a file format and a C library that allows to manipulate bdio files.
BDIO file formatBDIO files are binary files, structured into records, which contain a thin layer of meta-data each. This meta-data allows to keep the files machine independent and browsable, while maintaining the advantages of raw binary I/O, i.e. minimal file-size and decent speed.
The version 1.0 of the BDIO format is specified in
the following document
BDIO libraryThe BDIO library provides tools for reading, writing and manipulating bdio files. A full (reference) implementation is available in C, and a partial implementation (reading only) is available for MATLAB.
- download BDIO
- library manual (doxygen)
- tutorial - quick-start
- frequently asked questions
- report a bug