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// Copyright 2015 The go-hep Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style
// license that can be found in the LICENSE file.
package rio
import (
// Block manages and desribes a block of data
type Block struct {
raw rioBlock
typ reflect.Type
func newBlock(name string, version Version) Block {
block := Block{
raw: rioBlock{
Header: rioHeader{
Len: 0,
Frame: blkFrame,
Version: version,
Name: name,
return block
// Name returns the name of this block
func (blk *Block) Name() string {
return blk.raw.Name
// RioVersion returns the rio-binary version of the block
func (blk *Block) RioVersion() Version {
return blk.raw.Version
// Write writes data to the Writer, in the rio format
func (blk *Block) Write(data interface{}) error {
var err error
buf := new(bytes.Buffer) // FIXME(sbinet): use a sync.Pool
enc := encoder{w: buf}
err = enc.Encode(data)
if err != nil {
return err
blk.raw.Data = buf.Bytes()
blk.raw.Header.Len = uint32(len(blk.raw.Data))
return nil
// Read reads data from the Reader, in the rio format
func (blk *Block) Read(data interface{}) error {
var err error
buf := bytes.NewReader(blk.raw.Data) // FIXME(sbinet): use a sync.Pool
dec := decoder{r: buf}
err = dec.Decode(data)
if err != nil {
return err
return err
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