auto-update: Efficiently run periodic, on-demand actions
A common problem is the desire to have an action run at a scheduled interval, but only if it is needed. For example, instead of having every web request result in a new
getCurrentTime call, we'd like to have a single worker thread run every second, updating an
IORef. However, if the request frequency is less than once per second, this is a pessimization, and worse, kills idle GC.
This library allows you to define actions which will either be performed by a dedicated thread or, in times of low volume, will be executed by the calling thread.
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|Dependencies||base (>=4.6 && <5) [details]|
|Revised||Revision 1 made by AdamBergmark at Fri Jul 10 18:07:51 UTC 2015|
|Uploaded||by MichaelSnoyman at Wed Aug 6 07:12:22 UTC 2014|
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