The Z_RLE compression strategy in zlib

NEW: Z_RLE is implemented in zlib-!

The original Z_RLE proposal (including comparison tests)
The Z_RLE implementation
Non Z_RLE -related patches


The following applications are updated for testing Z_RLE under zlib-1.2.x.

Z_RLE appears to be about 2-10% slower than Z_HUFFMAN_ONLY; this is probably a fair performance.

Last updated: 27 Feb 2004 by Cosmin Truta.