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version 1.0.2 (3 KB) by Duijnhouwer
Matlab class to losslessly compress and uncompress numerical matrices and strings in memory

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Updated 20 Feb 2019

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Matlab class to losslessly compress and uncompress numerical matrices and strings in memory

Example:

d = randi(8,1000,1000); % generate some data
M = mkzip(d) % returns compressed version of d in mkzip object M
d = M.unzip; % returns uncompressed data in d
r = M.ratio % returns the compression ratio r

This is a class wrapper for Michael Kleder dzip/dunzip functions. The main advantage of making this a class is that it is impossible to forget that a certain array is zipped and end up doing calculations on it as if it is the actual data, which could be disastrous. It also provides some extra functionality (e.g., ratio) and as a class only one M-file is needed instead of one for dzip and one for dunzip.

Cite As

Duijnhouwer (2021). mkzip (https://github.com/duijnhouwer/mkzip), GitHub. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (1)

Abel Szkalisity

Thanks a lot for the update.

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2018b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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