[vbox-dev] New Ultra-fast compression algorithm: Zstandard; Suitable for VirtualBox ?

Alexey Eromenko al4321 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 10:01:42 GMT 2016

Just in case if someone is looking to add disk compression feature to
VirtualBox, here is a new algorithm: Zstandard. Faster than Huffman
(zip), compression rate like arithmetic.


7-zip version with ZSTD:

BSD-licensed zstd library:

Best wishes,
-Alexey Eromenko "Technologov"

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