serialize_template — Serialize a template.
serialize_template is obsolete and is only provided for
reasons of backward compatibility. New applications should use the
shape-based or NCC-based operators instead.
serialize_template serializes the data of a template (see
fwrite_serialized_item for an introduction of the basic
principle of serialization). The same data that is written in a
write_template is converted to a serialized item.
The template is defined by the handle
serialized template is returned by the handle
SerializedItemHandle and can be deserialized by
Handle of the template.
Handle of the serialized item.
If the parameters are valid, the operator
serialize_template returns the value TRUE. If
necessary, an exception is raised.