Kevin Day - 2005-08-25

See my comments under the patch submitted for this for details:

http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1265921&group_id=4155&atid=304155

The key compression architecture in the helper.compression package should be useful for any data structure that stores ordered groups of bye arrays (not sure if there's anything outside of BTree that this really applies to, but what the heck...).

- K