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LiON Library

The LiON Library is a full nonblocking, single thread library with an API that is portable and easy to use. It has full network support, files, and pipes (for spawning children, or processes to communicate with). All types can also be rate (KB/s) limited, and full SSL support is included.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  25 Apr 2007 10:14

    Release Notes: SSL connections could stall based on buffer size, so this has been fixed. Minor autoconf changes were made. Missing Win32 files were added to the dist-gzip file again.

    •  22 Mar 2006 10:11

      Release Notes: The lion_fork/lion_execv/lion_system calls for Windows did not correctly translate between SOCKETs and HANDLEs for communication with spawned children. VC8 build project files were added.

      •  28 Feb 2006 10:23

        Release Notes: An issue where SSL handled short writes incorrectly on very large buffers was fixed. Missing Windows DSP files were included.

        •  06 Mar 2003 06:22

          No changes have been submitted for this release.

          Recent comments

          07 Mar 2003 01:17 lundman

          CVS root

          Main CVSROOT is at
          Use password "anoncvs" then cvs co lion.


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