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The library does not install any signal handler. The decoder checks the consistency of the compressed The library does not install any signal handler. The decoder checks the consistency of the compressed
data, so the library should never crash even in the case of corrupted inp ut. data, so the library should never crash even in the case of corrupted inp ut.
All functions of the compression library are documented in the file zlib.h. The distribution source All functions of the compression library are documented in the file zlib.h. The distribution source
includes examples of use of the library in the files test/example.c and t est/minigzip.c, as well as other includes examples of use of the library in the files test/example.c and t est/minigzip.c, as well as other
examples in the examples/ directory. examples in the examples/ directory.
Changes to this version are documented in the file ChangeLog that accompa nies the source. Changes to this version are documented in the file ChangeLog that accompa nies the source.
zlib is available in Java using the java.util.zip package: zlib is built in to many languages and operating systems, including
but not limited to Java, Python,
.NET, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Swift, and Go.
http://java.sun.com/developer/technicalArticles/Programming/compre An experimental package to read and write files in the .zip format, writt
ssion/ en on top of zlib by Gilles Vol-
lant (info@winimage.com), is available at:
A Perl interface to zlib, written by Paul Marquess (pmqs@cpan.org), is
available at CPAN (Comprehensive
Perl Archive Network) sites, including:
http://search.cpan.org/~pmqs/IO-Compress-Zlib/
A Python interface to zlib, written by A.M. Kuchling (amk@magnet.com), is
available in Python 1.5 and
later versions:
http://docs.python.org/library/zlib.html
zlib is built into tcl:
http://wiki.tcl.tk/4610
An experimental package to read and write files in .zip format, written
on top of zlib by Gilles Vollant
(info@winimage.com), is available at:
http://www.winimage.com/zLibDll/minizip.html and also in the contr ib/minizip directory of the main http://www.winimage.com/zLibDll/minizip.html and also in the contr ib/minizip directory of the main
zlib source distribution. zlib source distribution.
SEE ALSO SEE ALSO
The zlib web site can be found at: The zlib web site can be found at:
http://zlib.net/ http://zlib.net/
The data format used by the zlib library is described by RFC (Request f or Comments) 1950 to 1952 in the The data format used by the zlib library is described by RFC (Request for Comments) 1950 to 1952 in the
files: files:
http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1950 (for the zlib header and traile r format) http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1950 (for the zlib header and traile r format)
http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1951 (for the deflate compressed dat a format) http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1951 (for the deflate compressed dat a format)
http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1952 (for the gzip header and traile r format) http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1952 (for the gzip header and traile r format)
Mark Nelson wrote an article about zlib for the Jan. 1997 issue of Dr. D obb's Journal; a copy of the Mark Nelson wrote an article about zlib for the Jan. 1997 issue of D r. Dobb's Journal; a copy of the
article is available at: article is available at:
http://marknelson.us/1997/01/01/zlib-engine/ http://marknelson.us/1997/01/01/zlib-engine/
REPORTING PROBLEMS REPORTING PROBLEMS
Before reporting a problem, please check the zlib web site to verify tha t you have the latest version of Before reporting a problem, please check the zlib web site to verify that you have the latest version of
zlib; otherwise, obtain the latest version and see if the problem still e xists. Please read the zlib FAQ zlib; otherwise, obtain the latest version and see if the problem still e xists. Please read the zlib FAQ
at: at:
http://zlib.net/zlib_faq.html http://zlib.net/zlib_faq.html
before asking for help. Send questions and/or comments to zlib@gzip.o rg, or (for the Windows DLL ver- before asking for help. Send questions and/or comments to zlib@gzip.org, or (for the Windows DLL ver-
sion) to Gilles Vollant (info@winimage.com). sion) to Gilles Vollant (info@winimage.com).
AUTHORS AUTHORS AND LICENSE
Version 1.2.8 Copyright (C) 1995-2013 Jean-loup Gailly (jlou Version 1.2.11
p@gzip.org) and Mark Adler
(madler@alumni.caltech.edu). Copyright (C) 1995-2017 Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler
This software is provided "as-is," without any express or implied warrant This software is provided 'as-is', without any express or implied warrant
y. In no event will the authors y. In no event will the authors
be held liable for any damages arising from the use of this software. S be held liable for any damages arising from the use of this software.
ee the distribution directory
with respect to requirements governing redistribution. The deflate fo Permission is granted to anyone to use this software for any purpose, inc
rmat used by zlib was defined by luding commercial applications,
Phil Katz. The deflate and zlib specifications were written by L. Peter and to alter it and redistribute it freely, subject to the following rest
Deutsch. Thanks to all the peo- rictions:
ple who reported problems and suggested various improvements in zlib; who
are too numerous to cite here. 1. The origin of this software must not be misrepresented; you must not c
laim that you wrote the original
software. If you use this software in a product, an acknowledgment in
the product documentation would
be appreciated but is not required.
2. Altered source versions must be plainly marked as such, and must no
t be misrepresented as being the
original software.
3. This notice may not be removed or altered from any source distribution
.
Jean-loup Gailly Mark Adler
jloup@gzip.org madler@alumni.caltech.edu
The deflate format used by zlib was defined by Phil Katz. The deflate an
d zlib specifications were writ-
ten by L. Peter Deutsch. Thanks to all the people who reported problem
s and suggested various improve-
ments in zlib; who are too numerous to cite here.
UNIX manual page by R. P. C. Rodgers, U.S. National Library of Medicine ( rodgers@nlm.nih.gov). UNIX manual page by R. P. C. Rodgers, U.S. National Library of Medicine ( rodgers@nlm.nih.gov).
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