This Compress class implements the COMPRESS=DEFLATE extension.
Wow. After only four years as a draft, and dying twice, the draft came out as RFC 4978 and is implemented by five programs at the time of publication.
Our implementation is a little primitive. Interoperates with the latest, but doesn't contain the good ideas that were added late.
Constructs a handler for the deflate compression.
Starts deflating, assuming all goes well.
Parses the single argument to compress: "deflate".
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