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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] event library
From: Timothy Hayes (hayesti_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-04-03 06:36:12


Do you mean the code in OPAL/event? If so, it's a customised libevent. I've
seen it used in OpenMPI to poll/select open sockets, it allows the
programmer register their own callback functions for when this happens. Just
ignore me if this wasn't what you were asking about though :-)

Tim

2009/4/3 Eugene Loh <Eugene.Loh_at_[hidden]>

> What is the purpose of the event library? I'd happily RTFM if someone
> could point me in that direction! :^)
>
> I'm guessing it's to check occasionally for "unexpected events", but if
> someone could confirm/deny and flesh that picture out a little, I'd
> appreciate it.
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