zlib: Compression and decompression in the gzip and zlib formats

[ bsd3, codec, library ] [ Propose Tags ]

This package provides a pure interface for compressing and decompressing streams of data represented as lazy ByteStrings. It uses the zlib C library so it has high performance. It supports the "zlib", "gzip" and "raw" compression formats.

It provides a convenient high level API suitable for most tasks and for the few cases where more control is needed it provides access to the full zlib feature set.

Versions 0.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.4.0.1, 0.4.0.2, 0.4.0.3, 0.4.0.4, 0.5.0.0, 0.5.2.0, 0.5.3.1, 0.5.3.2, 0.5.3.3, 0.5.4.0, 0.5.4.1, 0.5.4.2, 0.6.0.0, 0.6.0.1, 0.6.0.2, 0.6.1.0, 0.6.1.1, 0.6.1.2, 0.6.2
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Dependencies base (==4.*), bytestring (>=0.9 && <0.12), ghc-prim [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright (c) 2006-2016 Duncan Coutts
Author Duncan Coutts <duncan@community.haskell.org>
Maintainer Duncan Coutts <duncan@community.haskell.org>
Category Codec
Bug tracker https://github.com/haskell/zlib/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/haskell/zlib.git
Uploaded by HerbertValerioRiedel at Thu Mar 8 17:03:01 UTC 2018
Distributions Arch:0.6.2, Debian:0.6.2, Fedora:0.6.2, FreeBSD:0.5.4.2, LTSHaskell:0.6.2, NixOS:0.6.2, Stackage:0.6.2, openSUSE:0.6.2
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2018-03-08 [all 1 reports]
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Flags

NameDescriptionDefaultType
non-blocking-ffi

The (de)compression calls can sometimes take a long time, which prevents other Haskell threads running. Enabling this flag avoids this unfairness, but with greater overall cost.

DisabledManual
pkg-config

Use pkg-config(1) to locate foreign zlib library.

DisabledManual

Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info

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