zlib VS zlib-bindings

Compare zlib vs zlib-bindings and see what are their differences.


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


Low-level wrapper around the zlib library (by snapframework)
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zlib zlib-bindings
1 0
32 1
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6.4 0.0
2 months ago over 8 years ago
Haskell C
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 zlib-bindings. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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

What are some alternatives?

When comparing zlib and zlib-bindings 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

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

zlib-lens - zlib support for lens

activitystreams-aeson - Basic library for working with Activity Streams

mime - A Haskell MIME library

ffmpeg-light - Minimal Haskell bindings to the FFmpeg library

simple-tar - A very simple tar archive processing library

zlib-enum - Enumerator interface for zlib compression

zlib-ng - zlib replacement with optimizations for "next generation" systems. [Moved to: https://github.com/zlib-ng/zlib-ng]

tar - Reading, writing and manipulating ".tar" archive files.