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Title: Use zlib-ng rather than zlib in binary releases
Type: performance Stage: needs patch
Components: Windows Versions: Python 3.11
Status: open Resolution:
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: arhadthedev, corona10, gregory.p.smith, paul.moore, steve.dower, tim.golden, zach.ware
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2022-04-01 19:19 by gregory.p.smith, last changed 2022-04-11 14:59 by admin.

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msg416508 - (view) Author: Gregory P. Smith (gregory.p.smith) * (Python committer) Date: 2022-04-01 19:19
zlib-ng is an optimized zlib library with better performance on most architectures (with contributions from the likes of Google, Cloudflare, and Intel).  It is API compatible with zlib.

I believe the only platform we don't use the OS's own zlib on is Windows so I'm tagging this issue Windows.
Date User Action Args
2022-04-11 14:59:58adminsetgithub: 91349
2022-04-02 09:48:33corona10setnosy: + corona10
2022-04-01 19:26:32arhadthedevsetnosy: + arhadthedev
2022-04-01 19:19:24gregory.p.smithcreate