This filter will compress the content of replies using GZIP. Compression is done on the fly. This assumes that you're really on a slow link, where you have lots of CPU, but not much bandwidth.
A nifty usage for that filter, is to plug it on top of a ProxyDirectory, in which case it will compress the data when it flies out of the proxy.
The GZIPFilter class inerits from the following classes:
The GZIPFilter defines the following attributes:
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