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-8.0 platform.
Download MD5 sum: f3eeaed018542963b7d2416ef1135ecc
Download size: 1.0 MB
Estimated disk space required: 18 MB (add 1 MB for the tests and 6 MB for the API docs)
Estimated build time: 0.3 SBU (add 10 SBU for the tests)
Doxygen-1.8.13 (for API documentation)
Install libevent by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static && make
If you have Doxygen-1.8.13 installed and wish to build API documentation, issue doxygen Doxyfile.
To test the results, issue: make verify.
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-2.1.8/api && cp -v -R doxygen/html/* \ /usr/share/doc/libevent-2.1.8/api
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
Last updated on 2017-02-15 00:04:32 -0600