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J2ME gzip/zlib library?

Gary LaRock
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Joined: Nov 05, 2001
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Is there a small, freely available gzip/zlib compression library around that will run on J2ME/MIDP?
Thanks, Gary
William Brogden
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I have not found any. Have you thought about trying to compile the existing java.util.zip classes with J2ME libraries?
Bill
Gary LaRock
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Joined: Nov 05, 2001
Posts: 2
Unfortunately the existing java.util.zip package classes rely on a native zlib library. I've been playing around with jzlib with some success (it compiles at least). See http://www.jcraft.com/jzlib/.
 
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