rotor VS libevent

Compare rotor vs libevent and see what are their differences.

rotor

Event loop friendly C++ actor micro-framework, supervisable (by basiliscos)
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rotor libevent
4 7
212 8,850
- 2.2%
9.2 7.5
21 days ago 16 days ago
C++ C
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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rotor

Posts with mentions or reviews of rotor. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-11.

libevent

Posts with mentions or reviews of libevent. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-01.
  • Libevent - Event notification library
    1 project | reddit.com/r/github | 15 Apr 2022
    1 project | reddit.com/r/github_trends | 15 Apr 2022
  • Tmux install script I made to install the latest stable version
    3 projects | reddit.com/r/tmux | 1 Mar 2022
    Unknown OS, continue trying to install? Menu? Develope this area! Querying Versions on https://libevent.org... Please be patient.
  • Looking for low footprint c++ library to build a REST client
    2 projects | reddit.com/r/cpp | 23 Dec 2021
  • Io_uring is not an event system
    6 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 17 Jun 2021
  • Packaging your Crystal app into a Flatpak
    10 projects | dev.to | 23 May 2021
    app-id: dev.geopjr.Hashbrown runtime: org.gnome.Platform runtime-version: "3.38" sdk: org.gnome.Sdk command: hashbrown finish-args: - --socket=wayland - --socket=fallback-x11 - --share=ipc cleanup: - /include - /lib/pkgconfig - /share/doc - /share/man - "*.a" - "*.la" modules: - name: libevent sources: - type: git url: https://github.com/libevent/libevent.git tag: release-2.1.12-stable - name: hashbrown buildsystem: simple build-commands: - $(pwd)/crystal/bin/crystal build ./src/hashbrown.cr --no-debug --release - install -D -m 0755 hashbrown /app/bin/hashbrown - install -D -m 0644 extra/Hashbrown.desktop /app/share/applications/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.desktop - install -D -m 0644 extra/icons/logo.svg /app/share/icons/hicolor/scalable/apps/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.svg - install -D -m 0644 extra/icons/symbolic.svg /app/share/icons/hicolor/symbolic/apps/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown-symbolic.svg post-install: - install -D -m 0644 extra/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.metainfo.xml /app/share/metainfo/dev.geopjr.Hashbrown.metainfo.xml sources: - type: git url: https://github.com/GeopJr/Hashbrown.git tag: v1.2.0 commit: 02ecf5cc5aacc32fc484fd9e348d2b1220168295 - type: archive dest: crystal/ url: https://github.com/crystal-lang/crystal/releases/download/1.0.0/crystal-1.0.0-1-linux-x86_64.tar.gz sha256: 00211ca77758e99210ec40b8c5517b086d2ff9909e089400f6d847a95e5689a4 - type: git url: https://github.com/jhass/crystal-gobject.git commit: 6468c57f8aa54b71c766d27b1e59e87a09ee8552 dest: lib/gobject - type: git url: https://github.com/elorest/compiled_license.git tag: v0.1.3 commit: f287c2c8c95579688fa5620df954d8cc1272cbbf dest: lib/compiled_license
  • C Deep
    80 projects | dev.to | 27 Feb 2021
    libevent - Event loop replacement for network servers. BSD-3-Clause

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rotor and libevent you can also consider the following projects:

libuv - Cross-platform asynchronous I/O

Boost.Asio - Asio C++ Library

libev - Full-featured high-performance event loop loosely modelled after libevent

C++ Actor Framework - An Open Source Implementation of the Actor Model in C++

uvw - Header-only, event based, tiny and easy to use libuv wrapper in modern C++ - now available as also shared/static library!

OpenSSL - TLS/SSL and crypto library

liburing

ZLib - A massively spiffy yet delicately unobtrusive compression library.

Dasynq - Thread-safe cross-platform event loop library in C++