[Paraview] Is the ZLibCompressor working?

Dominik Szczerba domi at vision.ee.ethz.ch
Fri Dec 16 04:19:55 EST 2005

I have a structured legacy file which I load into paraview and save as 
structured pvs (xml) file. In the header of the output file there is a 
tag ZLibCompressor, but the file is only twice smaller than the legacy 
file. If I run gzip over the original input file, I get much more 
compression. I wrote myself a simple C++ converting program and the 
output is the same: ZLib mentioned in the header but very little (if 
any) compression - much less than by explicit use of gzip. What is 
Dominik Szczerba, Dr.
Computer Vision Lab CH-8092 Zurich

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