zlib-ng VS ZLib

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

zlib-ng

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

ZLib

A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library. (by madler)
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zlib-ng ZLib
3 24
1,072 3,541
3.4% -
9.6 5.6
4 days ago 4 days ago
C C
zlib 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.

ZLib

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

What are some alternatives?

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

zstd - Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm

LZ4 - Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

LZMA - (Unofficial) Git mirror of LZMA SDK releases

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

brotli - Brotli compression format

Snappy - A fast compressor/decompressor

OpenSSL - TLS/SSL and crypto library

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

Onion - C library to create simple HTTP servers and Web Applications.

libarchive - Multi-format archive and compression library

LZFSE - LZFSE compression library and command line tool