Need Help -- System thread (Linux)

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Need Help -- System thread (Linux)

Post by SamHu » Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:13 am

If I want to use system pthread to open a GUI front developed with wxWidgets then what is the entry point ?
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Re: Need Help -- System thread (Linux)

Post by Auria » Sat Feb 18, 2012 1:23 am

Hi,

wxWidgets does not support using the GUI from a thread, sorry. That being said, I believe GTK is not thread-safe either, so using a different GUI toolkit probably won't work any more. Consider a different design? GUI applications are event-driven and as such live naturally in the main thread
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