[Gtk-sharp-list] ThreadNotify and windows

Joe Shaw joe@ximian.com
Fri, 05 Mar 2004 13:50:14 -0500


On Thu, 2004-03-04 at 23:49 -0500, Gonzalo Paniagua Javier wrote:

> I've just committed a patch that should make ThreadNotify work on
> windows (attached). It's tested to work on linux but I couldn't test it
> on windows. Anyone?

This is slightly off-topic, but what is the point of ThreadNotify?  What
does it give you that doing a GTK idle function doesn't?  Both are
deferred until the main loop, and ThreadNotify uses a deprecated API
(gdk_input_add; you're supposed to use GIOChannels now).