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Ranchu435764dDon't get it.
Lor-inc438864d@Ranchu There's so much repetition that it can be compressed to a 1000th of its size by aliasing recurring sequences.
By comparison, since code files don't normally use more than ~32 different characters, any code can immediately be compressed to ⅝ of its size by assigning those to 5 bit symbols.
Code is a very redundant representation, but mostly it can be compressed to somewhere between 10% and 5% of its original size by using traditional compression methods.
I do, however, sometimes find codebases that can actually be compressed to below 1%. It's usually autogenerated SQL files though.
hjk101233364dGuess it can be a compliment as well. Very concise coding. Little to no comments.