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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: XML Compilation
Date Thu, 19 Oct 2000 11:26:57 GMT
Jeff Turner wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 18 Oct 2000, Stefano Mazzocchi wrote:
> > Possible solutions are:
> >
> > 1) try to apply an incremental compression algorithm to the char arrays
> > (huffman requires dictionaries so it's not great for small fragments,
> > barrow-wheeler is too slow... lempel-zip 77 might be the only good one
> > since 79 is patented)
> 
> Lempel-*Zif* :)
> 
> Just being a picky bastard ;)

Oh, that's a freudian typo :)

Anyway, *YOU* are wrong as well :)

J. Ziv and A. Lempel, "A universal algorithm for sequential data
compression", IEEE Trans. Information Theory IT-23 (May 1977), 337-343 

It's *Ziv* not *Zif* nor *Zip* :)

-- 
Stefano Mazzocchi      One must still have chaos in oneself to be
                          able to give birth to a dancing star.
<stefano@apache.org>                             Friedrich Nietzsche
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