Using externals in multithreaded applications

Using a C/C++ external in an Eiffel system is pretty easy.


Simple timer class

Sometimes in an application, some actions have to be repeatedly performed in a certain interval. This could for example be some cleanup of external data. To do this I wrote a small class that takes an agent and an interval.  

blog Of daemons and threads

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As some of you might know, I'm at the moment working on my Master thesis and I'm building the core for Origo.

The last couple of days I spent trying to make my stuff into proper daemons that can run for hours and hours with lots of requests going on. After a couple of difficulties it now looks very promising.

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