What are non-binary Hoffman Codes? - Compression Standard
What are non-binary Hoffman Codes?
- The non-binary Hoffman code elements are derived from an alphabet ’m’ is > 2 letters.
- All the symbols ‘m’ which occur least frequently will be having the same length.
- The lowest probability of the symbols ‘m’ will differ only in the last position.
- The letters that combine have code words of the same length.
- The symbols that have lowest probability will have code words with long length.