Subject: Re: [boost] [threads / signals2] Win events replace by boost signals (threadsafe)
From: Ben Pope (benpope81_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-03-23 07:24:52
On Monday, March 23, 2015 07:08 PM, Norbert Wenzel wrote:
> On 03/23/2015 11:59 AM, Ben Pope wrote:
>> On Monday, March 23, 2015 04:55 PM, Fu ji wrote:
>>> int main()
>>> boost::thread t1(SendSignal);
>>> for (;;)
>>> std::cout << ".";
>>> auto c = signal.connect(() //...
>> At this point the thread detaches and the process exits:
>> You need to call t1.join() before exiting this scope.
> That's true but the end of main() will never be reached (and also the
> signal will never be connected) since the for(;;)-loop will print dots
> and sleep forever before actually doing any work.
D'oh! I saw the less obvious problem first and went with it.
Does anybody program with explicit threads any more? :P
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