control-timeout: deprecated?

Erik de Castro Lopo mle+hs at
Mon Jun 8 20:59:04 EDT 2009

Thomas DuBuisson wrote:

> I should probably do a refresh of Control-Event


> Control-Event uses absolute times (control-timeout uses relative) -
> this can be slower, but might be what you want and allows you to add
> events via STM actions (no IO after the fact).  Control-Event also has
> a control-timeout compatability shim (Control.Event.TImeout).  On the
> other hand, it still uses old-time and really should be ported to the
> 'time' package along with getting proper version bounds in the .cabal
> file.

Well, if you roll a new version of control-event, I'll try porting 
network-dns to control-event.

Erik de Castro Lopo

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