auto-update

Efficiently run periodic, on-demand actions

https://github.com/yesodweb/wai

Version on this page:0.1.2.2
LTS Haskell 17.15:0.1.6
Stackage Nightly 2021-06-10:0.1.6
Latest on Hackage:0.1.6

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MIT licensed by Michael Snoyman
Maintained by michael@snoyman.com
This version can be pinned in stack with:auto-update-0.1.2.2@sha256:198a6e906ae8bc3c926cf4ad4a4cfc8d61484dde1ce162ec01e6fbaa0f5557a5,1219

Module documentation for 0.1.2.2

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Used by 4 packages in lts-2.22(full list with versions):

auto-update

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.

For original use case, see yesod-scaffold issue #15.

Changes

0.1.2 Added Control.Debounce