Get the gzipped size of a string or buffer


Keywords
app, tool, zlib, gzip, compressed, size, string, buffer
License
MIT
Install
npm install gzip-size@5.1.1

Documentation

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Get the gzipped size of a string or buffer

Install

$ npm install gzip-size

Usage

const gzipSize = require('gzip-size');

const text = 'Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. Cum sociis natoque penatibus et magnis dis parturient montes, nascetur ridiculus mus.';

console.log(text.length);
//=> 191

console.log(gzipSize.sync(text));
//=> 78

API

gzipSize(input, [options])

Returns a Promise for the size.

gzipSize.sync(input, [options])

Returns the size.

input

Type: string Buffer

options

Type: Object

Any zlib option.

gzipSize.stream([options])

Returns a stream.PassThrough. The stream emits a gzip-size event and has a gzipSize property.

gzipSize.file(path, [options])

Returns a Promise for the size of the file.

path

Type: string

gzipSize.fileSync(path, [options])

Returns the size of the file.

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License

MIT © Sindre Sorhus