A unit of execution in a process.
|String||get_id ( ) const|
|bool||is_active ( ) const|
|Error||start ( Object instance, String method, var userdata=NULL, int priority=1 )|
|Variant||wait_to_finish ( )|
- PRIORITY_LOW = 0
- PRIORITY_NORMAL = 1
- PRIORITY_HIGH = 2
A unit of execution in a process. Can run methods on Object, Semaphore is advised if working with shared objects.
Member Function Description¶
- String get_id ( ) const
Return the id of the thread, uniquely identifying it among all threads.
- bool is_active ( ) const
Whether this thread is currently active, an active Thread cannot start work on a new method but can be joined with wait_to_finish.
Start a new Thread, it will run “method” on object “instance” using “userdata” as an argument and running with “priority”, one of PRIORITY_* enum.
Returns OK on success, or ERR_CANT_CREATE on failure.
- Variant wait_to_finish ( )
Joins the Thread and waits for it to finish. Returns what the method called returned.