Google.ProtocolBuffers 2.4.1.555

Protocol Buffers is a binary serialization format and technology, released to the open source community by Google in 2008.  
Its primary use is to produce small fast binary representations of a 'message' or object for serialization or transportation.
There are various implementations of Protocol Buffers in .NET. This project is a fairly close port of the Google Java implementation.

There are two main parts:

tools/protoc.exe, which takes the textual representation of the protocol buffer and turns it into a binary representation for use with ProtoGen.exe.
tools/ProtoGen.exe, which takes binary representations of protocol buffer descriptors (as generated by the "stock" protoc binary supplied by Google) and creates C# source code. This is only required at build time.

lib/*/Google.ProtocolBuffers.dll, which is a supporting library. This is required at execution time.
lib/*/Google.ProtocolBuffers.Serialization.dll, a supplementary library that provides extensions for reading and writing protocol buffers to xml, json, and others.

LINKS:

Project Home    - http://code.google.com/p/protobuf-csharp-port
Online Help     - http://help.protobuffers.net
Developer Guide - http://code.google.com/apis/protocolbuffers/docs/overview.html
Language Guide  - http://code.google.com/apis/protocolbuffers/docs/proto.html

Install-Package Google.ProtocolBuffers -Version 2.4.1.555
dotnet add package Google.ProtocolBuffers --version 2.4.1.555
paket add Google.ProtocolBuffers --version 2.4.1.555
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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2.4.1.555 (current version) 161,375 2/22/2015
2.4.1.521 69,425 5/7/2013
2.4.1.473 2,757 10/15/2011
2.3.0.277 1,742 10/1/2011