sabre/event 2.0 release

We just released sabre/event 2.0.0. This releases adds a few features, and also slightly alters the API.

New stuff

  1. Support for promises.
  2. The event handler is now faster. This is especially noticable when making a lot of subscriptions to a single event, and is likely unnoticable for most.
  3. Added support for something called the 'continue callback' to to the EventEmitter. This makes it possible to implement something similar to javascript's preventDefault.
  4. When calling removeAllListeners without an argument, all listeners for all events are removed.

Api breaks

  1. We switched to PSR-4 for autoloading.
  2. EventEmitter::listeners() no longer returns a manipulatable array of event listeners by reference. It's not a simple list of callbacks, sorted by their priority. The original concept was good on paper.
  3. The argument on removeAllListeners is now optional.

Upgrade sabre/event by making sure your composer.json references ~2.0.0, and then run:

composer update sabre/event

Full changelog can be found on Github

Tags: event, release, promise, major


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