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lr_zip

Compresses the information in a parameter and stores the compressed information in another parameter.

C Language

int lr_zip ( "source=<parameter  name>", "target=<parameter name>" );
Example: lr_zip and lr_unzip Parameter Functions

Arguments

Name Comments
source The name of the parameter containing the information to be compressed.
target The name of the parameter to store the compressed information.

lr_zip compresses the information in a parameter and stores the compressed information in another parameter.

Return Values

Returns LR_PASS on success.

Returns LR_FAIL if the source parameter does not exist or if the compression fails.

Parameterization

Standard parameterization does not apply to this function.