Asynchronious IO for Windows¶
Win32-network provides low level api for doing IO / networking on Windows
using Overlapped (or asynchronous) IO. It supports:
winsock2- Berkeley sockets api on Windows
NamedPipes provide a good alternative for the lack of Unix Sockets on
Windows, and there are ways of providing abstraction for both, though this is
not present in this package.
An application which is using this package should use
-threaded option, as
the io manager thread runs a blocking ffi call (e.g.