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-7.8 platform.
Download MD5 sum: c4c56f986aa985677ca1db89630a2e11
Download size: 835 KB
Estimated disk space required: 19 MB (additional 1 MB for the tests and 6 MB for the API documentation)
Estimated build time: 0.3 SBU (additional 1.3 SBU for the tests)
Doxygen-1.8.10 (for API documentation)
Install libevent by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static && make
If you have Doxygen-1.8.10 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-2.0.22/api && cp -v -R doxygen/html/* \ /usr/share/doc/libevent-2.0.22/api
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
Last updated on 2015-09-20 15:38:20 -0700