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Re: gzip

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 29 Jun 2003 14:36:29 +0200
Message-ID: <31638171742.20030629143629@w3.org>
To: www-svg@w3.org, "Sigurd Lerstad" <sigler@bredband.no>

On Saturday, June 28, 2003, 5:53:33 AM, Sigurd wrote:


SL> Hello,

SL> Is there a library around for decompressing files of the type svgz?

zlib.
http://www.gzip.org/zlib/

SL> Is the compression the same as used in the zlib library (also PNG file
SL> format)

Yes, its deflate compression as defined in RFC 1951, same as used in
PNG.
http://www.gzip.org/zlib/zlib_docs.html

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