Unified Stream-based (De)Compression Library

Discussion in 'C++' started by Nordlöw, Oct 15, 2009.

  1. Nordlöw

    Nordlöw Guest

    Does anyone know of a compression/decompression library that, with a
    unified interface, wraps the most common compression formats (gzip,
    bzip2, lzma, ...) similar to what gstreamer, ffmpeg and libfreeimage
    does for image and video files?

    I just want a handle from which to read bytes or blocks of bytes from
    a compressed file or buffer and underlying backend optimally
    decompresses the related compressed blocks.

    If its iostream compatible it's a bonus.

    Thanks in advance,
    Nordlöw
     
    Nordlöw, Oct 15, 2009
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  2. Nordlöw wrote, On 15.10.2009 11:05:
    > Does anyone know of a compression/decompression library that, with a
    > unified interface, wraps the most common compression formats (gzip,
    > bzip2, lzma, ...) similar to what gstreamer, ffmpeg and libfreeimage
    > does for image and video files?
    >
    > I just want a handle from which to read bytes or blocks of bytes from
    > a compressed file or buffer and underlying backend optimally
    > decompresses the related compressed blocks.
    >
    > If its iostream compatible it's a bonus.

    libarchive2. It is C library that is BSD licensed.

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    VH
     
    Vaclav Haisman, Oct 15, 2009
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