Piqi 0.5.5 released
With this release Piqi graduates from alpha/prototype phase and enters Beta.
It has been almost 4 months since the previous release and plenty of new useful functionality has been added. Most of new functionality is related to Erlang. There are also some minor fixes and changes for OCaml.
This release introduces some backward incompatibilities with the previous release so make sure you check the ChangeLog before upgrading.
- Multi-format data serialization for Erlang (JSON, XML, Protocol Buffers)
- Piqi-RPC — an RPC-over-HTTP system for Erlang
- Support for XML encoding
- Function definitions in the Piqi language
- Piqi getopt — type-based command-line arguments parsing
Full list of changes: http://github.com/alavrik/piqi/blob/master/CHANGES
Updated roadmap: http://piqi.org/roadmap/