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AnyEvent (7.13)

I cannot speak to the functionality of AnyEvent when used by itself, so I am not leaving a rating. Please be aware however that despite its claims, it is the *least* compatible of the 4 major event loop ecosystems in Perl currently (POE, IO::Async, Mojo::IOLoop, and AnyEvent). The other three have many reactor backends as well, even including for EV, there is nothing special about AnyEvent in this regard. On top of that, it continues to throw a fatal error if used with the IO::Async adapter, with a quite ironic explanation: metacpan.org/source/MLEHMANN/AnyEvent...