DESCRIPTIONLinux::FD provides you Linux specific special file handles. These are
- Event filehandles
- Signal filehandles
- Timer filehandles
These allow you to use conventional polling mechanisms to wait for a large variety of events.
eventfd($initial_value, @flags)This creates an eventfd handle. See Linux::FD::Event for more information on it.
signalfd($sigset)This creates an signalfd handle. See Linux::FD::Signal for more information on it.
timerfd($clock_id)This creates an timerfd handle. See Linux::FD::Timer for more information on it.
AUTHORLeon Timmermans <[email protected]>
COPYRIGHT AND LICENSEThis software is copyright (c) 2010 by Leon Timmermans.
This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.