Thread::Semaphore - Thread-safe semaphores ++

Semaphores provide a mechanism to regulate access to resources. Unlike locks, semaphores aren't tied to particular scalars, and so may be used to control access to anything you care to use them for. Semaphores don't limit their values to zero and one...

JDHEDDEN/Thread-Semaphore-2.12 - 24 Dec 2010 18:02:22 GMT - Search in distribution

Pots::Semaphore - Perl ObjectThreads shared thread safe semaphore class ++

This class is a direct revamp of the standard Perl "Thread::Semaphore". It only exists because, for a yet unknown reason, I was unable to store standard "Thread::Semaphore" objects in shared accessors. Once this is worked out, this class will surely ...

RCHIBOIS/Pots-0.01 - 26 Mar 2004 14:24:37 GMT - Search in distribution

Coro - the only real threads in perl 33 ++

For a tutorial-style introduction, please read the Coro::Intro manpage. This manpage mainly contains reference information. This module collection manages continuations in general, most often in the form of cooperative threads (also called coros, or ...

MLEHMANN/Coro-6.42   (4 reviews) - 11 Feb 2015 19:31:39 GMT - Search in distribution

Thread - Manipulate threads in Perl (for old code only) 241 ++

The "Thread" module provides multithreading support for Perl....

SHAY/perl-5.20.2   (6 reviews) - 14 Feb 2015 18:27:06 GMT - Search in distribution

Guard - safe cleanup blocks 12 ++

This module implements so-called "guards". A guard is something (usually an object) that "guards" a resource, ensuring that it is cleaned up when expected. Specifically, this module supports two different types of guards: guard objects, which execute...

MLEHMANN/Guard-1.023   (1 review) - 20 Nov 2014 18:13:56 GMT - Search in distribution

forks - drop-in replacement for Perl threads using fork() 11 ++

The "forks" pragma allows a developer to use threads without having to have a threaded perl, or to even run 5.8.0 or higher. Refer to the threads module for ithreads API documentation. Also, use perl -Mforks -e 'print $threads::VERSION' to see what v...

RYBSKEJ/forks-0.36   (3 reviews) - 27 Jun 2014 03:55:32 GMT - Search in distribution

threads - Perl interpreter-based threads 8 ++

Since Perl 5.8, thread programming has been available using a model called *interpreter threads* which provides a new Perl interpreter for each thread, and, by default, results in no data or state information being shared between threads. (Prior to P...

JDHEDDEN/threads-2.01 - 08 Mar 2015 02:34:55 GMT - Search in distribution

Thread::Tie - tie variables into a thread of their own ++

*** A note of CAUTION *** This module only functions on Perl versions 5.8.0 and later. And then only when threads are enabled with -Dusethreads. It is of no use with any version of Perl before 5.8.0 or without threads enabled. ***********************...

ELIZABETH/Thread-Tie-0.13 - 20 Sep 2010 19:48:18 GMT - Search in distribution

omnithreads - Perl interpreter-based threads ++

Perl 5.6 introduced something called interpreter threads. Interpreter threads are different from *5005threads* (the thread model of Perl 5.005) by creating a new Perl interpreter per thread, and not sharing any data or state between threads by defaul...

HOUSEL/CORBA-omniORB-0.9 - 16 Mar 2007 00:05:47 GMT - Search in distribution

MCE::Mutex - Simple semaphore for Many-Core Engine 31 ++

This module implements locking methods that can be used to coordinate access to shared data from multiple workers spawned as processes or threads. The inspiration for this module came from reading Mutex for Ruby....

MARIOROY/MCE-1.608   (3 reviews) - 10 Apr 2015 07:13:39 GMT - Search in distribution
  • MCE::Core - Documentation describing the Core API for Many-Core Engine

Bundle::Thread - A bundle of modules for supporting threads in Perl 1 ++

This bundle includes modules used to test and support threads in Perl....

JDHEDDEN/Bundle-Thread-1.18 - 06 Nov 2012 23:01:25 GMT - Search in distribution

Win32::IPC - Base class for Win32 synchronization objects 1 ++

This module is loaded by the other Win32 synchronization modules. You shouldn't need to load it yourself. It supplies the wait functions to those modules. The synchronization modules are Win32::ChangeNotify, Win32::Event, Win32::Mutex, & Win32::Semap...

CJM/Win32-IPC-1.11 - 15 Nov 2014 18:17:29 GMT - Search in distribution

Coro::Mysql - let other threads run while doing mysql requests ++

(Note that in this manual, "thread" refers to real threads as implemented by the Coro module, not to the built-in windows process emulation which unfortunately is also called "threads") This module replaces the I/O handlers for a database connection,...

MLEHMANN/Coro-Mysql-1.27   (1 review) - 03 Jun 2014 13:39:46 GMT - Search in distribution

Thread::RWLock - rwlock implementation for perl threads ++

RWLocks provide a mechanism to regulate access to resources. Multiple concurrent reader may hold the rwlock at the same time, while a writer holds the lock exclusively. New reader threads are blocked if any writer are currently waiting to obtain the ...

AFERBER/Thread-RWLock-1.02 - 29 Jun 2001 02:16:29 GMT - Search in distribution

Net::Server - Extensible, general Perl server engine 15 ++

"Net::Server" is an extensible, generic Perl server engine. "Net::Server" attempts to be a generic server as in "Net::Daemon" and "NetServer::Generic". It includes with it the ability to run as an inetd process ("Net::Server::INET"), a single connect...

RHANDOM/Net-Server-2.008   (5 reviews) - 12 May 2014 18:22:26 GMT - Search in distribution

HTTP::LoadGen - a HTTP load generator toolset ++

This module implements a multi-process and multi-thread load generator for HTTP. It uses Coro threads. So, in reality it does not use threads but event-based IO. Features * limited support for SSL connections * keep-alive connections * configurable d...

OPI/HTTP-LoadGen-0.07 - 15 Dec 2010 11:34:05 GMT - Search in distribution

ObjectRowMap - Simple perl object to DBI persistence engine ++

ObjectRowMap is a Perl module which works with the DBI module to provide a simple means to store a customized style of perl objects to anything with a DBI module and generally SQL 92 (or later) syntax...

CWELCH/ObjectRowMap-0.11 - 30 Dec 2002 20:07:39 GMT - Search in distribution

perlglossary - Perl Glossary 1 ++

A glossary of terms (technical and otherwise) used in the Perl documentation, derived from the Glossary of *Programming Perl*, Fourth Edition. Words or phrases in bold are defined elsewhere in this glossary. Other useful sources include the Unicode G...

ETHER/perlfaq-5.021009 - 25 Jan 2015 22:36:45 GMT - Search in distribution

Thread::Workers - Creates a boss which feeds a queue consumed by workers. ++

Thread::Workers utilizes threads, Thread::Sempahore, and Thread::Queue to create a pool of workers which are serviced with work by a boss thread. The boss thread could be fed data from a socket listening on the master thread, or could have a routine ...

PANIKAL/Thread-Workers-0.06 - 06 Sep 2012 03:42:08 GMT - Search in distribution

threads::shared - Perl extension for sharing data structures between threads 6 ++

By default, variables are private to each thread, and each newly created thread gets a private copy of each existing variable. This module allows you to share variables across different threads (and pseudo-forks on Win32). It is used together with th...

JDHEDDEN/threads-shared-1.46   (1 review) - 04 Feb 2014 21:57:08 GMT - Search in distribution