[Gtk-sharp-list] GLib.Object.Dispose questions
Thu, 02 Oct 2003 10:02:51 -0500
On Thu, 2003-10-02 at 00:11, Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz wrote:
> Now, my questions are:
> 1. What is the design decision behind making the Dispose () method
> schedule the PerformQueuedUnrefs() for an idle of the gtk_main and not
> just calling g_object_unref when the object is being disposed?
The GC runs in a different thread, and changes to the gui have to come
from a single thread.
> 2. The header of Object.cs has a TODO:
> // TODO:
> // Could remove `disposed' for a check if an object is on the
> what is dispose_queue_list? I looked into the public g_object API, but
> could not find anything.
That's probably left over from an earlier implementation.
Mike Kestner <email@example.com>