rust-snappy alternatives and similar packages
Based on the "Compression" category
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[ Originally forked from https://github.com/thestinger/rust-snappy ]
Add this to your
[dependencies] snappy = "0.4"
and this to your crate root:
extern crate snappy;
- The Snappy C++ library can be installed on Mac OS X using homebrew
brew install snappy.
- If that library is not installed in the usual path, you can export
LD_RUN_PATHenvironment variables before issueing
- Static linking can be requested by an
export SNAPPY_SYS_STATIC=1prior to
- As a fallback, this crate will try to compile the Snappy C++ library
itself and statically link against it. (This behavior can be
enforced by an
export SNAPPY_SYS_STATIC_FROM_SOURCE=1prior to
The Snappy C++ library is also optionally bundled as a submodule. A
git submodule update --init
will fetch a copy of the library for local compilation. This can will
then be used if the c++ library cannot be found on your system or
SNAPPY_SYS_STATIC_FROM_SOURCE is set to