libarchive: Haskell interface to libarchive

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Haskell bindings for libarchive. Provides the ability to unpack archives, including the ability to unpack archives lazily.


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Dependencies base (>=4.11 && <5), bytestring, composition-prelude (>=2.0.5.0), deepseq (>=1.4.0.0), dlist, filepath, mtl (>=2.2.1), unix-compat (>=0.1.2.1) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright Copyright: (c) 2018-2020 Vanessa McHale
Author Vanessa McHale
Maintainer vamchale@gmail.com
Revised Revision 1 made by vmchale at 2020-05-28T15:55:19Z
Category Codec
Bug tracker https://github.com/vmchale/libarchive/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/vmchale/libarchive
Uploaded by vmchale at 2020-03-27T20:04:23Z
Distributions NixOS:2.2.5.0
Downloads 7979 total (125 in the last 30 days)
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libarchive

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This contains Haskell bindings to libarchive. It was created as an alternative to tar and tar-conduit, but it supports more archive formats.

It has a high-level Haskell API for creating and unpacking archives in addition to the C API. Like the tar package, it can stream from lazy ByteStrings.

Hacking

To run the test suite, first run

make

so that you have appropriate test data downloaded.

Performance

libarchive is faster than tar or tar-conduit when unpacking archives.