Function

compression_stream_destroy

Frees any memory allocated by stream initialization function.

Declaration

compression_status compression_stream_destroy(compression_stream *stream);

Parameters

stream

A pointer to an allocated and initialized compression_stream structure.

Return Value

A value of type compression_status, interpreted as follows:

Discussion

Note that compression_stream_destroy doesn't free the stream object or the buffers allocated by the caller.

See Also

Multiple-Step Compression

Compressing and Decompressing Files with Stream Compression

Perform compression or the appropriate kind of decompression to a file based on its path extension.

compression_stream

A structure representing a compression stream.

compression_stream_init

Initializes a compression stream for either compression or decompression.

compression_stream_process

Performs compression or decompression using an initialized compression stream structure.

compression_status

A set of values used to represent the status of stream compression.

compression_stream_flags

A set of values used to represent stream compression flags.

compression_stream_operation

A set of values used to represent a stream compression operation.