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inflation v2.0.0

Easily unzip an HTTP stream


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Automatically unzip an HTTP stream.


var inflate = require('inflation')

inflate(stream, options)

Returns a stream that emits inflated data from the given stream.


  • encoding - The encoding of the stream (gzip or deflate). If not given, will look in stream.headers['content-encoding'].


var inflate = require('inflation')
var raw     = require('raw-body')

http.createServer(function (req, res) {
  raw(inflate(req), 'utf-8', function (err, string) {


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