A unit of execution in a process.
    public class Thread : Reference

A unit of execution in a process. Can run methods on Objects simultaneously. The use of synchronization via Mutex or Semaphore is advised if working with shared objects.

Inheritance Chain

Constructors

    public Thread()

Methods

    public string GetId()

Returns the current Thread’s ID, uniquely identifying it among all threads.

    public bool IsActive()

Returns true if this Thread is currently active. An active Thread cannot start work on a new method but can be joined with WaitToFinish().

    public Error Start(Object instance, string method, object userdata = null, Priority priority = Priority.Normal)

Starts a new Thread that runs method on object instance with userdata passed as an argument. The priority of the Thread can be changed by passing a value from the Priority enum.

Returns [constant OK] on success, or [constant ERR_CANT_CREATE] on failure.

    public object WaitToFinish()

Joins the Thread and waits for it to finish. Returns what the method called returned.

Inner Types

Priority

Name Value Description
Low 0  
Normal 1  
High 2  
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