The snappy package

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This library provides fast, pure Haskell bindings to Google's Snappy compression and decompression library:

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Dependenciesbase (<5), bytestring [details]
CopyrightCopyright 2011 MailRank, Inc.
AuthorBryan O'Sullivan <>
MaintainerBryan O'Sullivan <>
CategoryCodec, Compression
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Welcome to snappy

snappy is a fast Haskell library for working with data compressed using Google's Snappy format. It is implemented as a binding to the Snappy library.

It implements zero-copy compression and decompression of both strict and lazy bytestrings, the standard Haskell types for managing binary data efficiently.

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We are happy to receive bug reports, fixes, documentation enhancements, and other improvements.

Please report bugs via the github issue tracker.

Master git repository:

There's also a Mercurial mirror:

(You can create and contribute changes using either git or Mercurial.)


This library is written and maintained by Bryan O'Sullivan,