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Revision history for libev, a high-performance and full-featured event loop.
TODO: required reading?
- "PORTING FROM LIBEV 3.X TO 4.X" (in ev.pod) is recommended reading.
- ev_embed_stop did not correctly stop the watcher (very good
testcase by Vladimir Timofeev).
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Familiarity with event based programming techniques in general is assumed
throughout this document.
=head1 WHAT TO READ WHEN IN A HURRY
This manual tries to be very detailed, but unfortunately, this also makes
it very long. If you just want to know the basics of libev, I suggest
reading L<ANATOMY OF A WATCHER>, then the L<EXAMPLE PROGRAM> above and
look up the missing functions in L<GLOBAL FUNCTIONS> and the C<ev_io> and
C<ev_timer> sections in L<WATCHER TYPES>.
=head1 ABOUT LIBEV
Libev is an event loop: you register interest in certain events (such as a