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Re: How does AnyEvent work?

by Corion (Patriarch)
on Nov 17, 2022 at 22:52 UTC ( #11148232=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to How does AnyEvent work?

AnyEvent is like NodeJS. Actually more appropriate, NodeJS is more like AnyEvent, as NodeJS is based on libuv, which I think is a fork of libev, the OG backend event loop for AnyEvent.

Just as NodeJS, CPU bound operations block the rest, so you have to transfer them out of process.

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Re^2: How does AnyEvent work?
by Anonymous Monk on Nov 18, 2022 at 08:26 UTC
    >so you have to transfer them out of process.
    I see.So how do you do that with Perl/AnyEvent?

      In general, you run a second process and send it commands to perform.

      See for example AnyEvent::Run, AnyEvent::Fork or any of the RPC modules.

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