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Promises, concurrency, and parallelized I/O

A promise is a value that may become determined in the future.

Lwt provides typed, composable promises. Promises that are resolved by I/O are resolved by Lwt in parallel.

Meanwhile, OCaml code, including code creating and waiting on promises, runs in a single thread by default. This reduces the need for locks or other synchronization primitives. Code can be run in parallel on an opt-in basis.

AuthorsJérôme Vouillon and Jérémie Dimino
LicenseLGPL with OpenSSL linking exception
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Homepagehttps://github.com/ocsigen/lwt
Issue Trackerhttps://github.com/ocsigen/lwt/issues
MaintainersAnton Bachin <antonbachin@yahoo.com>, Mauricio Fernandez <mfp@acm.org> and Simon Cruanes <simon.cruanes.2007@m4x.org>
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Source [http] https://github.com/ocsigen/lwt/archive/3.2.1.tar.gz
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