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Posted 11 Dec 2008

Timeout Functions

, 11 Dec 2008 CPOL
This article explains about executing a function within a time limit. Also includes a helper class which helps to implement timeout functions easily. This article deals with running multiple timeout processes each with time limit.
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Text;
using TimeoutFunctions;

namespace TimeoutFunctions.Workers
    /// <summary>
    /// Provides necessary methods  for a timeout process
    /// </summary>
    public interface ITimeoutWorker
        /// <summary>
        /// Executes a process within a timeout limit
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="dataCarrier"><see cref="DataCarrier"/> instance</param>
        /// <returns>true if the process completed successfully, else returns false.</returns>
        bool Start(DataCarrier dataCarrier);

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N a v a n e e t h
Software Developer ThoughtWorks
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Call me Navaneeth Some years ago--never mind how long precisely, I was doing programs with C and C++. When .NET came, I started with C#,ASP.NET and SQL Server.

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