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[Caml-list] Cryptokit.Zlib uncompressing fails to terminate (fwd)
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Date: 2004-10-17 (11:08)
From: Nicolas Cannasse <warplayer@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Cryptokit.Zlib uncompressing fails to terminate (fwd)
> Hello,
> I have been unable to contact Xavier Leroy directly, so im reposting this
> message here. Few more words about the stream that takes uncompress into
> an endless loop, it is %100 valid zlib compressed data with 2 additional
> (gzip's crc and length) words at the end.

While waiting the problem is fixed, you might use ExtLib "Unzip" module that
provides a pure ocaml "inflate" algorithm implementation ( aka zlib
decompression ). Speed is "only" around 2 to 3 times slower than zlib.

 Nicolas Cannasse

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