Title:

readerThread - class of object that watches for input on a connection and performs a specifiable action when input is present. This is implemented as a separate evaluation thread and so inherits from thread.

Slots:

connection:
the connection on which to wait for input.
reader:
the function (that takes the connection as the first and only required argument) that reads the input from the connection and processes that input.

Constructors:

setReader()

See Also:

thread
setReader()

Examples:

     

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Last modified: Fri Feb 7 13:26:11 1997