hs-zstd VS zlib

Compare hs-zstd vs zlib and see what are their differences.


Bindings to the Zstandard library to make it usable from the Haskell programming language. (by luispedro)


Compression and decompression in the gzip and zlib formats (by haskell)
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hs-zstd zlib
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4.2 6.5
28 days ago 21 days ago
Haskell Haskell
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


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What are some alternatives?

When comparing hs-zstd and zlib 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

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

lz4 - Haskell bindings to lz4

zip-conduit - Working with zip archives via conduits.

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

zlib-lens - zlib support for lens

ffmpeg-light - Minimal Haskell bindings to the FFmpeg library

mime - A Haskell MIME library

zlib-enum - Enumerator interface for zlib compression

activitystreams-aeson - Basic library for working with Activity Streams

simple-tar - A very simple tar archive processing library