Passing arguments to a new thread

Mars - at -.-
Fri Jan 20 08:31:22 PST 2012

On Friday, 20 January 2012 at 15:33:34 UTC, Timon Gehr wrote:
> On 01/20/2012 03:12 PM, Mars wrote:
>> Hello everybody.
>> As the title states, I want to run a function in a new thread, 
>> and pass
>> it some arguments. How would I do that? I guess I could make a 
>> class,
>> deriving from Thread, and work with it, but out of curiosity, 
>> I'd like
>> to know if it's possible with a simple function.
>> Mars
> See std.concurrency.
> auto tid = spawn(&function, arg1, arg2, arg3, ...);

Very interesting, thank you. I'm currently writing a little 
client<>server application, and wanted to use 1 thread per 
client, for simplicity, but with this it's probably not harder to 
just loop through non-blocking recvs, and pass something to a 
handler thread. Am I right?

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