[libdispatch-dev] [PATCH] use libkqueue if sys/event.h is missing

Mark Heily mark at heily.com
Thu Nov 5 20:32:10 PST 2009

Robert N. M. Watson wrote:
> On a similar note, if you have kqueue regression tests, I'd love to get 
> those into the FreeBSD source tree as well -- kqueue is quite a nice 
> API, but the lack of thorough regression tests has always worried me. I 
> think we have a few in the tree now that exercise kqueue as part of 
> testing other things (such as sockets and fifos), but nothing really 
> thorough.

The unit tests for libkqueue now work under OpenBSD 4.4 using the native 
kqueue(2) and kevent(2) system calls. I rewrote the test harness to be 
independent of libkqueue, so you should be able to import the test/ 
directory into FreeBSD without much effort.


  - Mark

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