Merge pull request #133 from anthrotype/py27win

fix compilation on Windows Python 2.7 + support for MINGW32 and Cygwin
tree: 00ba71aa714ac543b9f3c09de1a7d9fccdd336f1
  1. dec/
  2. docs/
  3. enc/
  4. python/
  5. tests/
  6. tools/
  7. .gitignore


Brotli is a generic-purpose lossless compression algorithm that compresses data using a combination of a modern variant of the LZ77 algorithm, Huffman coding and 2nd order context modeling, with a compression ratio comparable to the best currently available general-purpose compression methods. It is similar in speed with deflate but offers more dense compression.

The specification of the Brotli Compressed Data Format is defined in the following internet draft:

Brotli is open-sourced under the Apache License, Version 2.0, see the LICENSE file.

Brotli mailing list:!forum/brotli