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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Dependencies base (<5), bytestring [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Copyright 2011 MailRank, Inc.
Author Bryan O'Sullivan <>
Maintainer Bryan O'Sullivan <>
Category Codec, Compression
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Uploaded Wed Mar 23 21:24:48 UTC 2011 by BryanOSullivan
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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.

Join in!

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

Please report bugs via the github issue tracker.

Master git repository:

  • git clone git://

There's also a Mercurial mirror:

  • hg clone

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


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