A unit of execution in a process.
get_id ( ) const
is_active ( ) const
wait_to_finish ( )
PRIORITY_LOW = 0 --- A thread running with lower priority than normally.
PRIORITY_NORMAL = 1 --- A thread with a standard priority.
PRIORITY_HIGH = 2 --- A thread running with higher priority than normally.
String get_id ( ) const
Returns the current
Thread's ID, uniquely identifying it among all threads.
bool is_active ( ) const
true if this
Thread is currently active. An active
Thread cannot start work on a new method but can be joined with wait_to_finish.
Starts a new
Thread that runs
method on object
userdata passed as an argument. The
priority of the
Thread can be changed by passing a value from the Priority enum.
Variant wait_to_finish ( )
Thread and waits for it to finish. Returns what the method called returned.