Protocol Specification Tool

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The syntax for the PROTOGEN protocol specification tool is described and the use of the tool to generate protocol specifications, prototype and production implementations. While the primary focus of PROTOGEN is to develop protocols using JSON message syntax, the PROTOGEN framework has been successfully applied to generate prototypes using ASN.1, TLS, XML and RFC822 style syntax.


Phillip Hallam-Baker (

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