Day 6 as a iPhone/Mac Developer
Today was the first day I really hosed a Mac. I was making a selector, I was in the debugger, I right-clicked on the variable, and I said something like "Open in Window". The Mac locked up, badly. I thought that was impossible to do on a Mac :).
I'm adding in some threading/asynch code. The problem I'm having now is calling
detachNewThreadSelector against a target that's a class-level method. In other words, I have a method like this:
So I tried calling it like this:
CustomStuff *myData = /* initialize */;
Notice that I use
backgroundWork is class-level. This compiles, but
backgroundWork is never invoked. I'd like to not have create an object just to run a method on a different thread, but I can't figure this out. I ended up making the method an instance method but it would be nice to figure this problem out.
* Posted at 09.17.2008 03:51:24 PM CST | Link *