Skip to main content

Python module for decoding compressed lzw files

Project description

LZWFILE

Python module for decoding lzw files. This is based directly off Mark Adler's C library for decoding lzw files. Some slight modifications were done for my own use case.

Getting Started

from lzwfile import decompress

# File name can be used if located within same directory,
# if not please use the absolute path.

file_name = 'compressed_file.Z'

decompressed_data = decompress(file_name)

Notes

I'm planning on adding encoding functionality to this package as well to further my understanding of the lzw compression algorithm.

Project details


Release history Release notifications

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for lzwfile, version 0.1.3
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size lzwfile-0.1.3-py3-none-any.whl (4.6 kB) File type Wheel Python version py3 Upload date Hashes View hashes
Filename, size lzwfile-0.1.3.tar.gz (3.1 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View hashes

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN SignalFx SignalFx Supporter DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page