[SDL] how to detect if a thread is still running

Sam Lantinga slouken at devolution.com
Tue Jul 23 11:01:00 PDT 2002


> When I create a thread I get a pointer to an SDL_Thread structure.
> It seems to me I can use the status field to detect whether the thread has
> finished, but to use it, I have to include SDL_Thread_c.h which seems not to
> be meant to be included.

> So what is the correct, platform independent, way to do this?

I usually have a global variable and set it when I want the thread to quit.

See ya,
	-Sam Lantinga, Software Engineer, Blizzard Entertainment




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