[plt-dev] file/zip file sizes

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Fri Mar 6 03:52:59 EST 2009

On Mar 5, 2009, at 5:42 PM, Eli Barzilay wrote:

> It does have a LEVEL definition which corresponds to the compression
> level argument for gzip, and I tried to tweak that to see what
> happens.  To my surprise, I discovered a bug that I introduced a long
> time ago -- which made it do almost no compression (or maybe none at
> all).  But the result still had valid format so it wasn't discovered.

It sounds to me like one could formulate a test suite for this

  -- create correct format
  -- compress some file by a well-known factor.

Did you add this to the test suite? -- Matthias

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