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Re: controlling threads with Tk: while loop vs. signalsby BrowserUk (Pope)
|on Feb 14, 2012 at 21:41 UTC||Need Help??|
Pairing the clumsy Thread::Semaphore with the should-never-have-been-invented "threads signalling" is an extremely convoluted way of controlling a producer thread.
This does what I think you were trying to achieve -- start the thread 'suspended' and allow it to be resumed and suspended -- with rather less fuss and complication:
Update: Simplified the code a little.
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