Kodo-RLNC-C Documentation

This kodo-rlnc-c contains high-level C bindings for the Kodo RLNC erasure coding library. The bindings provide access to the basic functionality provided by Kodo RLNC, such as encoding and decoding data. The examples folder provides sample applications that demonstrate the usage of the C API.

The kodo-rlnc-c repository: https://github.com/steinwurf/kodo-rlnc-c


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Please read our general documentation here to get started: http://docs.steinwurf.com

The kodo-rlnc documentation is located here: http://docs.steinwurf.com/kodo-rlnc-c/master/index.html

Quick Start

If you already installed a C++14 compiler, git and python on your system, then you can clone this repository to a suitable folder:

git clone git@github.com:steinwurf/kodo-rlnc-c.git

Configure and build the project:

cd kodo-rlnc-c
python waf configure
python waf build

Run the unit tests:

python waf --run_tests

Use as Dependency in CMake

To depend on this project when using the CMake build system, add the following in your CMake build script:

add_subdirectory("/path/to/kodo-rlnc-c" kodo_rlnc_c)
target_link_libraries(<my_target> steinwurf::kodo_rlnc_c)

Where <my_target> is replaced by your target.