Category

Concurrent Processing

Tools that simplify the writing of concurrent Ruby programs

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EventMachine implements a fast, single-threaded engine for arbitrary network communications. It's extremely easy to use in Ruby. EventMachine wraps all interactions with IP sockets, allowing programs to concentrate on the implementation of network protocols. It can be used to create both network ...
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Dataflow concurrency for Ruby (inspired by the Oz language)
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Cool.io provides a high performance event framework for Ruby which uses the libev C library
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Celluloid enables people to build concurrent programs out of concurrent objects just as easily as they build sequential programs out of sequential objects
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Actors based concurrency library for Ruby.
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A Ruby gem for performing work in background threads.
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A lightweight, extensible asynchronous event routing framework in Ruby.
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Modern concurrency tools including agents, futures, promises, thread pools, actors, supervisors, and more. Inspired by Erlang, Clojure, Go, JavaScript, actors, and classic concurrency patterns.
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Async provides a modern asynchronous I/O framework for Ruby, based on nio4r. It implements the reactor pattern, providing both IO and timer based events.
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{Eventbox} objects are event based and single threaded from the inside but thread-safe and blocking from the outside. Eventbox enforces a separation of code for event processing and code running blocking operations. Code inside an {Eventbox} object is executed non-concurrently and hence shouldn't...
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