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Hi All,
 
I am implementing threading in my project.
I am doing something like this.
This is my worker class:
public class test
{
public test(){};
public void DoWork(string abc)
{
bool result = false;
try
{
//do some work
result = true;
}
catch(){}
return result;
}
}
 
This is my threaing class:
public class threading
{
test objTest = null;
public threading()
{
objTest = new objTest();
}
 
public void ThreadCall()
{
Thread myThread = new Thread(new ParameterizedThreadStart(objTest.DoWork));
myThread.Start("abc");
}
}
 
This is just a sample, my DoWork method will run for many threads.
 
Now i want to know is there any way available by which i can return a bool value from DoWork method after completion of thread.
Can we return a value from a method which is running under a thread because i didn't saw Thread.Start() method returning anything, if yes then how can we fetch that value.
 
Thanks,
Nagendra.
Posted 20-Oct-11 1:11am
Edited 20-Oct-11 1:12am
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Solution 1

Use BackgroundWorker if you want feedback form your thread, it's easier and has all the parts ready for you to use.
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Solution 2

Or, if you would still insist on using Threads for this purpose, you would have to have a shared data structure of some kind and make sure that with multiple threads running and using the same data, you synchronise them properly.
 
Found this one that explains quite nicely : C# Worker Thread Starter Kit[^]
 
Otherwise, as Mehdi already pointed out,
BackgroundWorker
is a nice handy thing.
 
Hope this helps
 
Cheers
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Comments
Mehdi Gholam at 20-Oct-11 6:47am
   
My 5!
gladiatron at 20-Oct-11 10:52am
   
thanks mate!

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