lz4 VS tar

Compare lz4 vs tar and see what are their differences.


Haskell bindings to lz4 (by mwotton)


Reading, writing and manipulating ".tar" archive files. (by haskell)
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lz4 tar
0 1
21 28
- -
0.0 2.9
almost 8 years ago 3 months ago
C 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 lz4. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning lz4 yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of tar. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-14.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing lz4 and tar you can also consider the following projects:

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

lzip - Lzip compression / Lzlib bindings

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

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

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

multihash-serialise - Haskell libraries for interacting with IPFS

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

simple-tar - A very simple tar archive processing library

mime - A Haskell MIME library

xlsx - Simple and incomplete Excel file parser/writer