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    How freearc could be even better

    Implement XXHash Because it passes smhasher on all 10 tests while crc32 passes only 9

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    umac is up to 4x faster than xxhash, easily scaled to any length of 32*N bits, and have much stronger gurantees of its quality

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    Can you add FSE to your tornado compressor Here is the license of FSE https://github.com/Cyan4973/FiniteSt...master/LICENSE
    What version of the gpl does tornado use

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    in tornado, difference between lzari and lzhuf compression ratios are about 0.5%, so that's not on priority list

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    Compression rate is not the only advantage of FSE/ANS - as you don't need to build the trees, it is also much faster - look at zhuff and lzturbo at this benchmark:
    http://encode.su/threads/2017-LzTurb...ll=1#post39815

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