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Re^3: Do I need threading for my GUI?

by BrowserUk (Patriarch)
on Feb 19, 2008 at 19:13 UTC ( #668871=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Do I need threading for my GUI?
in thread Do I need threading for my GUI?

Sure:

Existing script:

... use threads; ## Additional line 1 ... async{ ## Additional line 2 ## existing, long running, cpu intensive code here }; ## Additional line 3 ...

Now the gui will be responsive, whilst the long running code runs full speed without changes.


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