Should we take into account the size of the corpus when comparing Huffman and LZ77 compressions in quesion 1b?
The corpus must be transferred along with the encoded text to the decoder. Of course for large enough texts or small enough alphabets the corpus is irrelevant since it will be of a constant size (more or less) for the character frequencies given in the question.
Date: 03 Jun 2014 16:04
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