Posted on 1997-08-22
"Houston, we have a problem"
Well, I do anyway. I'm trying to learn how to use threads.
And well, I must be missing something (probably a brain)
Can you please explain why this doesn't work and how to
The problem is that the dialog isn't shown.
See code below.
UINT myThread(LPVOID param)
CWinThread* thread = AfxBeginThread(myThread, 0)
All I want to do is to show a DialogBox with a progress-
control, while I do an operation that takes alot of time.
And, of course, when this operation is finished kill the
thread and DialogBox.
I am confused, I thought this was the way.
If I change myThread-func to only display a MessageBox
it works fine. The MessgeBox is displayed.