libevent Alternatives

    libevent is described as 'asynchronous event notification software library' and is an app in the Development category. There are three alternatives to libevent for Linux, Mac, Windows and C++. The best alternative is libuv, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like libevent are Tokio (Free, Open Source) and libev (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 15, 2019

    • libuv is a software library that provides asynchronous event notification. libuv supports epoll(4), kqueue(2), Windows IOCP, and Solaris event ports. It is primarily designed for use in Node.js but it is also used by other software projects.
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      • Free • Open Source
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      • C++
    • Tokio is an open source library providing an asynchronous, event driven platform for building fast, reliable, and lightweight network applications.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
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    • libev is a full-featured and high-performance event loop that is loosely modelled after libevent, but without its limitations and bugs.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux