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Package entropy has a few helper functions to calculate the bit entropy of strings.

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Functions

func Shannon

func Shannon(value string) (bits int)

Shannon measures the Shannon entropy of a string. See http://bearcave.com/misl/misl_tech/wavelets/compression/shannon.html for the algorithmic explanation.

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