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I have created thread as
Thread th = new Thread(DoSomething);
    th.IsBackground = true;
but th.sleep(); not working
but at the same time main thread
working fine
Please suggest
Posted 26-Nov-11 19:43pm
Edited 26-Nov-11 22:33pm
Mark Nischalke 27-Nov-11 0:49am
I suugest you properly format you question, use pre tags around code, not use txt speak and not shout, don't use all caps

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Solution 1

"Not working" means: it won't compile. That's correct.

The method System.Threading.Thread.Sleep is static. You don't need a thread reference to indicate what thread should be effected: the thread to be put to sleep is the current thread. In this way, a code thread can put to sleep only the same thread running this code. This is a common paradigm of all threaded systems.

Mehdi Gholam 27-Nov-11 2:09am
SAKryukov 27-Nov-11 11:56am
Thank you, Mehdi.
Eduard Lu 27-Nov-11 4:12am
SAKryukov 30-Nov-11 20:20pm
Good. Thank you, Eduard.
Amol_Joshi 27-Nov-11 9:37am
SAKryukov 30-Nov-11 20:21pm
Sure. Thank you, Amol.

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