[rust-dev] TCP Library Selection

Patrick Walton pwalton at mozilla.com
Mon Dec 10 21:05:34 PST 2012

On 12/10/12 8:10 PM, Abhijeet Gaiha wrote:
> Hi,
> Looks like there are three different libraries for TCP socket functionality:
> Net_tcp
> Uv_ll
> Net::tcp
> Could someone enlighten me as to which one is the recommended library to
> use?
> Thanks very much!

net_tcp is an alias of net::tcp. Either one is recommended.

uv_ll is for direct, unsafe interaction with the libuv event loop. 
net_tcp is built on top of it internally. It's not recommended for 
ordinary use.


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