zlib interface semi-broken

Scott David Daniels Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org
Wed Feb 11 14:34:46 EST 2009

Paul Rubin wrote:
> Scott David Daniels <Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org> writes:
>> I suspect that is why such an interface never came up (If
>> you can clone states, then you can say: "compress this, then use the
>> resultant state to compress/decompress others." 
> The zlib C interface supports something like that.  It is just not
> exported to the python application.  It should be.
Right, we are gathering ideas we'd like to see available to the Python
programmer in the new zlib / bz2 agglomeration that we are thinking of
building / proposing.

--Scott David Daniels
Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org

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