zlib VS simple-tar

Compare zlib vs simple-tar and see what are their differences.


Compression and decompression in the gzip and zlib formats (by haskell)


A very simple tar archive processing library (by GaloisInc)
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zlib simple-tar
1 0
32 11
- -
6.4 0.0
about 2 months ago over 5 years ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of zlib. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.


Posts with mentions or reviews of simple-tar. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning simple-tar yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing zlib and simple-tar you can also consider the following projects:

binary-serialise-cbor - Binary serialisation in the CBOR format

json-encoder - A single-pass JSON encoder with a declarative DSL

netpbm - Loading PBM, PGM, PPM image files in pure Haskell

zip-conduit - Working with zip archives via conduits.

hs-zstd - Bindings to the Zstandard library to make it usable from the Haskell programming language.

html-entities - A codec library for HTML-escaped text and HTML-entities

utf8-string - Support for reading and writing UTF8 Strings in Haskell

zip-archive - Native Haskell library for working with zip archives

codec - Easy bidirectional serialization in Haskell

zlib-bindings - Low-level wrapper around the zlib library

activitystreams-aeson - Basic library for working with Activity Streams

snappy - Fast Haskell bindings to Google's Snappy compression library