zlib-ng VS FiniteStateEntropy

Compare zlib-ng vs FiniteStateEntropy and see what are their differences.

zlib-ng

zlib replacement with optimizations for "next generation" systems. (by zlib-ng)

FiniteStateEntropy

New generation entropy codecs : Finite State Entropy and Huff0 (by Cyan4973)
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zlib-ng FiniteStateEntropy
3 1
1,072 1,070
3.4% -
9.6 0.0
4 days ago 6 months ago
C C
zlib License BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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zlib-ng

Posts with mentions or reviews of zlib-ng. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-28.

FiniteStateEntropy

Posts with mentions or reviews of FiniteStateEntropy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-27.
  • C Deep
    80 projects | dev.to | 27 Feb 2021
    FiniteStateEntropy - Two highly efficient compression codecs optimized for modern CPUs. BSD-2-Clause

What are some alternatives?

When comparing zlib-ng and FiniteStateEntropy you can also consider the following projects:

ZLib - A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library.

zstd - Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm

brotli - Brotli compression format

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

uzlib - Radically unbloated DEFLATE/zlib/gzip compression/decompression library. Can decompress any gzip/zlib data, and offers simplified compressor which produces gzip-compatible output, while requiring much less resources (and providing less compression ratio of course).

LZ4 - Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

Snappy - A fast compressor/decompressor

KArchive - Qt 5 addon providing access to numerous types of archives

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

libspng - Simple, modern libpng alternative

LZMA - (Unofficial) Git mirror of LZMA SDK releases