Which is better - epoll or libevent?

mike mike503 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 12:26:44 UTC 2006

On Linux 2.6.x, debian-amd64, 2+ gigs of RAM per machine, gigE internal network?

I can't tell from the main page which is better for Linux... it says
libevent is fast, but it uses epoll if it detects it (which I assume
is something I need to enable in the kernel)


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