smaz VS libevent

Compare smaz vs libevent and see what are their differences.

smaz

Small strings compression library (by antirez)
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smaz libevent
3 3
931 8,157
- 1.8%
0.0 8.2
about 2 years ago 2 days ago
C C
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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smaz

Posts with mentions or reviews of smaz. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-13.
  • Advanced MessagePack capabilities
    4 projects | dev.to | 13 Oct 2021
    Choose the data compression algorithm based on the specifics of your data. For example, if you are working with lots of short strings, take a look at [*SMAZ](https://github.com/antirez/smaz).*
  • Improving short string compression.
    1 project | reddit.com/r/compression | 29 Jul 2021
    Take a look at this. Idea behind it seems nice, but it's fixed dictionary ("codebook") was clearly made for English language, and the algorithm itself is really simple. How can we impove on this? Dynamic dictionary won't do, since you have to store it somewhere, nullifying benefits of using such algorithm. Beyond that I have no idea.
  • C Deep
    80 projects | dev.to | 27 Feb 2021
    smaz - Efficient string compression library. BSD-3-Clause

libevent

Posts with mentions or reviews of libevent. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-06-17.
  • Io_uring is not an event system
    6 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 17 Jun 2021
  • Packaging your Crystal app into a Flatpak
    10 projects | dev.to | 23 May 2021
    app-id: dev.geopjr.Hashbrown runtime: org.gnome.Platform runtime-version: "3.38" sdk: org.gnome.Sdk command: hashbrown finish-args: - --socket=wayland - --socket=fallback-x11 - --share=ipc cleanup: - /include - /lib/pkgconfig - /share/doc - /share/man - "*.a" - "*.la" modules: - name: libevent sources: - type: git url: https://github.com/libevent/libevent.git tag: release-2.1.12-stable - name: hashbrown buildsystem: simple build-commands: - $(pwd)/crystal/bin/crystal build ./src/hashbrown.cr --no-debug --release - install -D -m 0755 hashbrown /app/bin/hashbrown - install -D -m 0644 extra/Hashbrown.desktop /app/share/applications/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.desktop - install -D -m 0644 extra/icons/logo.svg /app/share/icons/hicolor/scalable/apps/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.svg - install -D -m 0644 extra/icons/symbolic.svg /app/share/icons/hicolor/symbolic/apps/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown-symbolic.svg post-install: - install -D -m 0644 extra/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.metainfo.xml /app/share/metainfo/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.metainfo.xml sources: - type: git url: https://github.com/GeopJr/Hashbrown.git tag: v1.2.0 commit: 02ecf5cc5aacc32fc484fd9e348d2b1220168295 - type: archive dest: crystal/ url: https://github.com/crystal-lang/crystal/releases/download/1.0.0/crystal-1.0.0-1-linux-x86_64.tar.gz sha256: 00211ca77758e99210ec40b8c5517b086d2ff9909e089400f6d847a95e5689a4 - type: git url: https://github.com/jhass/crystal-gobject.git commit: 6468c57f8aa54b71c766d27b1e59e87a09ee8552 dest: lib/gobject - type: git url: https://github.com/elorest/compiled_license.git tag: v0.1.3 commit: f287c2c8c95579688fa5620df954d8cc1272cbbf dest: lib/compiled_license
  • C Deep
    80 projects | dev.to | 27 Feb 2021
    libevent - Event loop replacement for network servers. BSD-3-Clause

What are some alternatives?

When comparing smaz and libevent you can also consider the following projects:

libuv - Cross-platform asynchronous I/O

Boost.Asio - Asio C++ Library

libev - Full-featured high-performance event loop loosely modelled after libevent

uvw - Header-only, event based, tiny and easy to use libuv wrapper in modern C++ - now available as also shared/static library!

C++ Actor Framework - An Open Source Implementation of the Actor Model in C++

Dasynq - Thread-safe cross-platform event loop library in C++

rotor - Event loop friendly C++ actor micro-framework

zstd - Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm

lev - Lightweight C++ wrapper for LibEvent 2 API

LZMAT - git mirror of LZMAT (http://www.matcode.com/lzmat.htm)

LZHAM - Lossless data compression codec with LZMA-like ratios but 1.5x-8x faster decompression speed, C/C++

Minizip-ng - Fork of the popular zip manipulation library found in the zlib distribution.