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extern crate flate2;
use std::io::prelude::*;
use std::io;
use flate2::Compression;
use flate2::write::ZlibEncoder;
use flate2::write::ZlibDecoder;
// Compress a sample string and print it after transformation.
fn main() {
let mut e = ZlibEncoder::new(Vec::new(), Compression::Default);
e.write(b"Hello World").unwrap();
let bytes = e.finish().unwrap();
println!("{}", decode_reader(bytes).unwrap());
}
// Uncompresses a Zlib Encoded vector of bytes and returns a string or error
// Here Vec<u8> implements Write
fn decode_reader(bytes: Vec<u8>) -> io::Result<String> {
let mut writer = Vec::new();
let mut z = ZlibDecoder::new(writer);
z.write(&bytes[..])?;
writer = z.finish()?;
let return_string = String::from_utf8(writer).expect("String parsing error");
Ok(return_string)
}