|1.2.8||zlib library version 1.2.8|
zlib is designed to be a free, general-purpose, lossless data-compression library for use on virtually any computer hardware and operating system. The zlib data format is itself portable across platforms.
Load the zlib module
module load zlib/1.2.8
The environment variable $ZLIB_DIR is set to:
$ZLIB_DIR points to the base folder containing the zlib installation. Sub-folders from $ZLIB_DIR:
include lib share
You can build applications against the zlib libraries using the include files in $ZLIB_DIR/include and pre-built libraries in $ZLIB_DIR/lib. e.g.
icc -I $ZLIB_DIR/include -L $ZLIB_DIR/lib