Provides acces to Brotli compression by means of the perl6 NativeCall API.
A simple compression/decompression round trip can be written as follows.
use Compress::Brotli; my Buf $blob = compress("a simple string"); my Buf $buffer = decompress($blob); say $buffer.decode('UTF-8');
To control the parameters of the brotli compression
an object of class
Compress::Brotli::Config can be passed as an argument to the
use Compress::Brotli; # a low quality text compression my Config $conf = Config.new(:mode(1),:quality(1),:lgwin(10),:lgblock(0)); my Buf $blob = compress("a simple string",$conf);
Linux, FreeBSD and Mac OSX are tested and supported.
To build brotli the libbrotli project is used.
To succesfully compile libbrotli and the added wrapper library you need: