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Re^5: Doing an Input->process->Output cycle with AnyEvent? (was: error: "recursive blocking wait detected")

by james2vegas (Chaplain)
on Oct 17, 2010 at 01:23 UTC ( #865755=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Doing an Input->process->Output cycle with AnyEvent? (was: error: "recursive blocking wait detected")
in thread Doing an Input->process->Output cycle with AnyEvent? (was: error: "recursive blocking wait detected")

Yes, from your description you seem to be trying to shoehorn a sequential program into an event loop. AnyEvent (or POE, or IO::Async, or whatever) is not a hammer for every nail, it is not always appropriate, but I'm not certain I'd recommend threads either, perhaps a combination of fork and some form of IPC (using one of the fine modules on CPAN, such as Parallel::ForkManager) might be better. It would definitely make good use of your pre-emptive, multi-tasking operating system.
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