Tag: Threads

Melbourne Meeting – June 2018

Monday 18th June at 6 for 6:15pm start.

Continuing on with our Multi Threading theme from last month we have Jarrod Hollingworth presenting a master class in advanced threading:

Topics will include:
– Demonstrate the new Delphi parallel library (parallel for loop, tasks run in thread pool, joins and futures)
– Thread safety (expanding on what was shown with critical sections, mutex/semaphore, TEvent, interlocked increment, etc)
– Tips, techniques, issues (stopping a thread, more on interacting with the main thread, debugging)
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Melbourne Meeting – May 2018

Monday 21st May.

John McDonald and Brian Watson gave a presentation on MultiThreading in Delphi.

John discussed the use of TThread for multithreading and the issues that have to be handled in multi-threaded applications. He showed a small program that illustrated the use of TThread.Queue and anonymous methods to communicate back to the main thread.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – January 2018

Monday 15th January.

We had three presentations on different types of inter-process communication.

Brian Watson spoke about MailSlots.
Tony Bryer spoke about named pipes, semaphores and mutexes.
John McDonald spoke about sockets.… Continue reading ›

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Sydney Meeting – October 2006

October 2006

Follow-up discussion on Threads – Delphi Community

After last month’s round table discussion on threads, quite a few of our members expressed their interest in discussing the topic further. This is why we thought we would do this rather sooner than later.… Continue reading ›

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Sydney Meeting – September 2006

September 2006

A Round table Discussion on Threads – Misha Charrett

Any of us have considered using threads, some of us have considerable experience with them. However, no matter how much we know, there always seems to be more to learn.… Continue reading ›

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Canberra Meeting – April 2006

April 2006

Threads – Steve Elliott

Steve Elliott gave us a good introduction and insight into threads.… Continue reading ›

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Adelaide Meeting – August 2004

Tuesday 17 August 2004

Untangling Threads – Jon Roder

Working with multi-threaded applications can be difficult even for a seasoned campaigner. This month we will look at using threads in delphi, from abstract concepts of threads and processes, to the Delphi TThread class and the underlying win32 implementation it is built on.… Continue reading ›

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