libevent is an asynchronous event notification software library. 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 supports callbacks due to signals or regular timeouts.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.5 platform.
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Estimated disk space required: 21 MB
Estimated build time: 0.2 SBU
Doxygen-1.8.6 (for API documentation)
Install libevent by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static && make
If you have Doxygen-1.8.6 installed and wish to build API documentation, issue doxygen Doxyfile.
To test the results, issue: make check.
Now, as the
If you built the API documentation, install it by issuing the
following commands as the
install -v -m755 -d /usr/share/doc/libevent-2.0.21/api && cp -v -R doxygen/html/* \ /usr/share/doc/libevent-2.0.21/api
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
Last updated on 2014-02-18 18:25:11 -0800