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A Go native implementation for ZIM files

2 years after MIT

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A Go native implementation for ZIM files. See http://akhenakh.github.io/gozim

ZIM files are used mainly as offline wikipedia copies.

See http://openzim.org/wiki/ZIM_file_format and http://openzim.org/wiki/ZIM_File_Example

Wikipedia/Wikinews/... ZIMs can be downloaded from there http://download.kiwix.org/zim/

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For the indexer bleve to work properly it's recommended that you use leveldb as storage.

go get -u -v -tags all github.com/blevesearch/bleve/...

Gozim http server is using go.rice to embed html/css in the binary install the rice command

go get github.com/GeertJohan/go.rice
go get github.com/GeertJohan/go.rice/rice
go install github.com/GeertJohan/go.rice
go install github.com/GeertJohan/go.rice/rice

After build gozimhttpd command run to embed the files:

rice append --exec gozimhttpd

On Ubuntu/Debian youn need those packages to compile gozim.

apt-get install git liblzma-dev mercurial build-essential


Mmap 1st 2GB on 32 bits
Selective Gzip encode response based on content type
func rather than if for getBytes

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