author Sam Lantinga <>
Thu, 26 Apr 2001 16:45:43 +0000
changeset 0 74212992fb08
child 251 b8688cfdc232
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Initial revision

    SDL - Simple DirectMedia Layer
    Copyright (C) 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001  Sam Lantinga

    This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
    modify it under the terms of the GNU Library General Public
    License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
    version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

    This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
    but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
    Library General Public License for more details.

    You should have received a copy of the GNU Library General Public
    License along with this library; if not, write to the Free
    Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA  02111-1307  USA

    Sam Lantinga

static char rcsid =
 "@(#) $Id$";

#ifndef _SDL_thread_h
#define _SDL_thread_h

/* Header for the SDL thread management routines 

	These are independent of the other SDL routines.

#include "SDL_main.h"
#include "SDL_types.h"

/* Thread synchronization primitives */
#include "SDL_mutex.h"

#include "begin_code.h"
/* Set up for C function definitions, even when using C++ */
#ifdef __cplusplus
extern "C" {

/* The SDL thread structure, defined in SDL_thread.c */
struct SDL_Thread;
typedef struct SDL_Thread SDL_Thread;

/* Create a thread */
extern DECLSPEC SDL_Thread * SDL_CreateThread(int (*fn)(void *), void *data);

/* Get the 32-bit thread identifier for the current thread */
extern DECLSPEC Uint32 SDL_ThreadID(void);

/* Get the 32-bit thread identifier for the specified thread,
   equivalent to SDL_ThreadID() if the specified thread is NULL.
extern DECLSPEC Uint32 SDL_GetThreadID(SDL_Thread *thread);

/* Wait for a thread to finish.
   The return code for the thread function is placed in the area
   pointed to by 'status', if 'status' is not NULL.
extern DECLSPEC void SDL_WaitThread(SDL_Thread *thread, int *status);

/* Forcefully kill a thread without worrying about its state */
extern DECLSPEC void SDL_KillThread(SDL_Thread *thread);

/* Ends C function definitions when using C++ */
#ifdef __cplusplus
#include "close_code.h"

#endif /* _SDL_thread_h */