eventcore 0.8.18

Pro-actor based abstraction layer over operating system asynchronous I/O facilities.


To use this package, put the following dependency into your project's dependencies section:

dub.json
dub.sdl

EventCore

This is a high-performance native event loop abstraction for D, focused on asynchronous I/O and GUI message integration. The API is callback (delegate) based. For a higher level fiber based abstraction, take a look at vibe.d.

DUB Package Posix Build Status Windows Build Status

Supported drivers and operating systems

DriverLinuxWindowsmacOSFreeBSDAndroidiOS
SelectEventDriveryesyesyesyes¹
EpollEventDriveryes
WinAPIEventDriveryes
KqueueEventDriveryesyes¹
LibasyncEventDriver—¹—¹—¹—¹

¹ planned, but not currenly implemented

Supported compilers

The following compilers are tested and supported:

  • DMD 2.076.0
  • DMD 2.075.1
  • DMD 2.074.1
  • DMD 2.073.2
  • DMD 2.072.2
  • DMD 2.071.2
  • LDC 1.3.0
  • LDC 1.2.0
  • LDC 1.1.0

Driver development status

FeatureSelectEventDriverEpollEventDriverWinAPIEventDriverKqueueEventDriver
TCP Socketsyesyesyesyes
UDP Socketsyesyesyesyes
USDSyesyesyes
DNSyesyesyesyes
Timersyesyesyesyes
Eventsyesyesyesyes
Unix Signalsyes²yes
Filesyesyesyesyes
UI Integrationyes¹yes¹yesyes¹
File watcheryes²yesyes
FeatureLibasyncEventDriver
TCP Sockets
UDP Sockets
USDS
DNS
Timers
Events
Unix Signals
Files
UI Integration
File watcher

¹ Manually, by adopting the X11 display connection socket

² Currently only supported on Linux

Open questions

  • Error code reporting
  • Enqueued writes
  • Use the type system to prohibit passing thread-local handles to foreign threads
Dependencies:
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Versions:
0.8.18 2017-Sep-11
0.8.17 2017-Sep-05
0.8.16 2017-Sep-03
0.8.15 2017-Sep-02
0.8.14 2017-Aug-13
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