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Subject: Feature Request: Add Compression Level Option
Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:57:45 -0800
To: bug-PerlIO-gzip [...]
From: "David E. Wheeler" <dwheeler [...]>
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Today, PerlIO::gzip just uses the default gzip compression level when writing new files, which IIRC is 3. It’d be super handy if a layer option was added to set the compression level. Something like: open my $fh, '>:gzip(level=9)', 'file.gz' or die $!; Thanks, David

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