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Re: [sc-dev] Timers



Perhaps something more general would be useful, i.e. a wrapper which evaluates only conditionally would give the cancel-ability and also be useful for other purposes.

Fdef could be used for this already I suppose.

S.

On 29 Dec 2012, at 15:11, Jonatan Liljedahl wrote:

> SkipJack has a few differences:
> - the name of the class has nothing to do with "timer"
> - survives cmdPeriod (as you said)
> - most importantly, it always repeats, no one-shot timers
> 
> Also it's rather complex compared to a simple lightweight timer, due
> to the cmdperiod-survival and storing skipjacks by name, etc. I think
> SkipJack has a clear and useful purpose (periodic timer that survives
> cmdPeriod), and that it would be nice with a separate simple and clear
> timer class similar or equal to the one I posted, instead of extending
> SkipJack.
> 
> On Sat, Dec 29, 2012 at 9:31 PM, Jakob Leben <jakob.leben@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Sat, Dec 29, 2012 at 4:54 PM, Jonatan Liljedahl <lijon@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> sclang does not have Timers, in the usual sense of timers in other
>>> languages, like NSTimer in obj-c.
>>> 
>>> There is someClock.sched, but those are not cancelable.
>> 
>> Well, there is SkipJack. It survives CmdPeriod, but could easily be
>> extended to not...
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