[Interest] QFile subclass that does HFS compression?

René J. V. Bertin rjvbertin at gmail.com
Wed Dec 19 11:06:08 CET 2018

Thiago Macieira wrote:

> where that is supported. Just get the file descriptor from QFile, do the
> ioctl/fcntl/whatever that turns the feature on and write the correct byte
> stream.

You realise that you're basically saying not to use QFile at all in this 
application (there are cheaper ways to obtain a file descriptor).

>> The question is more how feasible it is to integrate a compression engine of
>> the type I outlined above (chunked zip) into QFile.
> I don't want it.

My question was about technical feasibility.


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