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

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

Apache::forks - Transparent Apache ithreads integration using forks

Transparent Apache ithreads integration using forks. This module enables the ithreads API to be used among multiple processes in a pre-forking Apache http environment....

RYBSKEJ/Apache-forks-0.03 - 14 Jan 2008 03:16:07 GMT - Search in distribution

Forks::Super - extensions and convenience methods to manage background processes

This package provides new definitions for the Perl functions fork, wait, and waitpid with richer functionality. The new features are designed to make it more convenient to spawn background processes and more convenient to manage them to get the most ...

MOB/Forks-Super-0.77 - 15 Aug 2015 00:03:32 GMT - Search in distribution

forks::BerkeleyDB - high-performance drop-in replacement for threads

forks::BerkeleyDB is a drop-in replacement for threads, written as an extension of forks. The goal of this module is to improve upon the core performance of forks at a level comparable to native ithreads....

RYBSKEJ/forks-BerkeleyDB-0.06 - 17 Feb 2009 09:49:11 GMT - Search in distribution

Pithub::Repos::Forks - Github v3 Repo Forks API

OALDERS/Pithub-0.01029   (2 reviews) - 07 Jul 2015 14:36:03 GMT - Search in distribution

Devel::ThreadsForks - check for availability of threads or forks

The Devel::ThreadsForks module only serves a purpose in the development environment of an author of a CPAN distribution (or more precisely: a user of the ExtUtils::MakeMaker module). It only needs to be installed on the development environment of an ...

ELIZABETH/Devel-ThreadsForks-0.06 - 06 Jun 2012 11:44:25 GMT - Search in distribution

Test::Fork - test code which forks

THIS IS ALPHA CODE! The implementation is unreliable and the interface is subject to change. Because each test has a number associated with it, testing code which forks is problematic. Coordinating the test number amongst the parent and child process...

MSCHWERN/Test-Fork-0.02 - 15 Oct 2008 04:52:42 GMT - Search in distribution

Starlight - a light and pure-Perl PSGI/Plack HTTP server with pre-forks

Starlight is a standalone HTTP/1.1 server with keep-alive support. It uses pre-forking. It is pure-Perl implementation which doesn't require any XS package. See plackup and starlight (lower case) for available command line options....

DEXTER/Starlight-0.0304 - 02 Aug 2015 17:01:52 GMT - Search in distribution
  • starlight - a light and pure-Perl PSGI/Plack HTTP server with pre-forks

Log::Info::Fork - a process that forks, and its output is captured and logged.

FLUFFY/Log-Info-2.00 - 19 Dec 2010 09:03:25 GMT - Search in distribution

ph - Github CLI client

ph is yet another Github CLI client....

TOKUHIROM/ph-0.09 - 29 Dec 2013 08:54:42 GMT - Search in distribution

hi - highlight things in a stream of output

JETTERO/Term-ANSIColorx-ColorNicknames-2.7191 - 25 Mar 2015 17:24:09 GMT - Search in distribution

Object::Wrapper::Fork - Practice safe forks: use a hat.

Use Safe Forks: Wear a hat. Any number of modules cannot gracefully handle re-use across forks. This module provides a simple wrapper that re-validates the pid on calls and calls a cleanup handler with the original PID when destroyed. The bulk of the...

LEMBARK/Object-Wrapper-0.05 - 30 Dec 2009 15:51:23 GMT - Search in distribution

Object::ForkAware - Make an object aware of process forks and threads, recreating itself as needed

If you've ever had an object representing a network connection to some server, or something else containing a socket, a filehandle, etc, and used it in a program that forks, and then forgot to close and reopen your socket/handle etc, you'll know what...

ETHER/Object-ForkAware-0.003 - 07 Sep 2014 22:17:51 GMT - Search in distribution

Alt - Alternate Module Implementations

"Alt::" is the namespace for alternate implementations of CPAN modules. The purpose of the Alt module is to provide documentation explaining the Alt concept, how it works, and guidelines for using it well....

INGY/Alt-0.19 - 29 Dec 2014 22:25:09 GMT - Search in distribution

App::gh::Command::Pull - pull changes from other forks.

CORNELIUS/App-gh-0.66   (1 review) - 11 Mar 2013 10:47:24 GMT - Search in distribution

ccp - cascading copy

Rapidly copy (rsync/scp/...) files to many servers servers in multiple locations using Net::CascadeCopy. taken from Net::CascadeCopy: This module implements a scalable method of propagating files to a large number of servers in one or more locations ...

VVU/Net-CascadeCopy-0.2.6 - 17 May 2011 06:07:18 GMT - Search in distribution
  • Net::CascadeCopy - Rapidly propagate (rsync/scp/...) files to many servers in multiple locations.

BDB - Asynchronous Berkeley DB access

See the BerkeleyDB documentation (<http://www.oracle.com/technology/documentation/berkeley-db/db/index.ht ml>). The BDB API is very similar to the C API (the translation has been very faithful). See also the example sections in the document below and...

MLEHMANN/BDB-1.91 - 11 Apr 2014 04:26:54 GMT - Search in distribution

Lucy - Apache Lucy search engine library.

The Apache Lucy search engine library delivers high-performance, modular full-text search. Features * Extremely fast. A single machine can handle millions of documents. * Scalable to multiple machines. * Incremental indexing (addition/deletion of doc...

CREAMYG/Lucy-0.4.2 - 31 Dec 2014 03:15:36 GMT - Search in distribution

PPerl - Make perl scripts persistent in memory

This program turns ordinary perl scripts into long running daemons, making subsequent executions extremely fast. It forks several processes for each script, allowing many proceses to call the script at once. It works a lot like SpeedyCGI, but is writ...

MSERGEANT/PPerl-0.25   (1 review) - 17 May 2004 14:35:23 GMT - Search in distribution

Coro - the only real threads in perl

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-6.47   (4 reviews) - 11 Jul 2015 02:00:07 GMT - Search in distribution