distributed-closure alternatives and similar packages
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distributed-forkA distributed data processing framework in Haskell.
distributed-process-platformDEPRECATED (Cloud Haskell Platform) in favor of distributed-process-extras, distributed-process-async, distributed-process-client-server, distributed-process-registry, distributed-process-supervisor, distributed-process-task and distributed-process-execution
distributed-staticSupport for static values
distributed-process-asyncCloud Haskell - Asynchronous Execution
distributed-process-client-serverCloud Haskell - gen_server implementation
distributed-process-simplelocalnetSimple cloud haskell backend for local networks
distributed-process-extrasCore utilities for distributed-process-platform
distributed-process-supervisorCloud Haskell Supervision Trees
distributed-process-registryExtended Process Registry
distributed-process-executionCloud Haskell Process Execution Framework
distributed-process-fsmCloud Haskell implementation of Erlang's gen_statem (ish)
distributed-process-azureMicrosoft Azure backend for Cloud Haskell
distributed-fork-aws-lambdaAWS Lambda backend for distributed-fork.
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from GHC 7.10 onwards for distributed programming using lightweight
serializable closures. This package implements a serializable
closure abstraction on top of static pointers. Serializable closures
can be shipped around a computer cluster. This is useful for
implementing intuitive and modular distributed applications. See
this blog post for a hands on introduction
and this paper for the original motivation.
In GHC 8 and above, remoting a computation on another node using this library goes along the lines of
data NodeId -- Assume we're given a spaw primitive. spawn :: NodeId -> Closure (IO ()) -> IO () -- A computation to remote on another node. hello :: String -> IO () hello name = putStrLn ("Hello, " ++ name) main = do name <- getLine spawn "someAddress" (static hello `cap` name)
An example of sending static pointers and closures through a communication channel is provided under [examples/ClientServer.hs](examples/ClientServer.hs) in the source repository.
distributed-closure does not implement sending/receiving/spawning
closures - that's left for higher-level frameworks. Only closure
creation, composition and (de)serialization.