ReadGZIP.javaAPI DocExample968Sat Nov 25 12:55:30 GMT 2000None


public class ReadGZIP extends Object
Read some data from a gzip file.
Ian F. Darwin,
$Id:,v 1.2 2000/11/25 17:55:30 ian Exp $

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public static voidmain(java.lang.String[] argv)

		String FILENAME = "file.txt.gz";

		// Since there be four constructors here, I wrote them all out in full.
		// In real life you would probably nest these constructor calls.
		FileInputStream fin = new FileInputStream(FILENAME);
		GZIPInputStream gzis = new GZIPInputStream(fin);
		InputStreamReader xover = new InputStreamReader(gzis);
		BufferedReader is = new BufferedReader(xover);

		String line;
		// Now read lines of text: the BufferedReader puts them in lines,
		// the InputStreamReader does Unicode conversion, and the
		// GZipInputStream "gunzip"s the data from the FileInputStream.
		while ((line = is.readLine()) != null)
			System.out.println("Read: " + line);