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Date: 2005-01-04 (09:28)
From: Maas-Maarten Zeeman <mmzeeman@x...>
Subject: Announce: Ocaml-Event-0.5.0

I'd like to announce the release of Ocaml-Event-0.5.0, Ocaml bindings 
for the libevent API.


The libevent API provides a mechanism to execute a callback function 
when a specific event occurs on a file descriptor or after a timeout has 
been reached. Furthermore, libevent also support callbacks due to 
signals or regular timeouts.

Currently, libevent supports /dev/poll, kqueue(2), select(2), poll(2) 
and epoll(4). The internal event mechanism is completely independent of 
the exposed event API, and a simple update of libevent can provide new 
functionality without having to redesign the applications. As a result, 
Libevent allows for portable application development and provides the 
most scalable event notification mechanism available on an operating 


Maas-Maarten Zeeman