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[PATCH] support for xz compression format

From: Szymon Janc
Subject: [PATCH] support for xz compression format
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2010 23:55:55 +0100
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Attached patch adds support for xz compressed files. Interface is similar to 
gzio: grub_xzio_open() and grub_xzfile_open(). Files: xzio.h and xzio.c

Decompression algorithm is imported (no source code changes) from and is located in lib/xzembed directory
(files xz_* except xz_wrap.h which is a glue header)

XZ embedded supports only crc32 integration check so if You want to test it
use  `xz --check=crc32` to compress,  It also supports BCJ filters (not enabled 
with this patch) so it is possible to get extra few % compression ratio with 

known issues:
- decoder dictionary size is hardcoded, discovery at runtime would be better
  (it's on my TODO list)
- grub_file_seek() will break reading (not a big deal, xz streams are not
 seekable afterall, if needed should be possible to implement but will cause 
read performance penatly)

Suggestions and comments are welcome :-)

Szymon K. Janc
address@hidden // GG: 1383435

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