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Multitasking in a serial world : Page 3

In this article you will read about the possiblity of including lazy processes inyour own programs. Lazy processes are those routines that run while the CPU is idle thereby harnessing the horsepower of the machine for the user's benefit. The article describes downloadable classes that relieve the developer from much of the planning and work needed to implement this design.


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That concluded the creation of the CircleTask class.



Larry Serflaten is a multi-disciplined hobbyist programmer certified for Visual Basic Desktop Applications by Microsoft. He is a contributing author of the Visual Basic Source Code Library (Sams Publishing) and has contributed a number of Tech Tips to VBPJ. He can be found online in the vb,general.dscussion newsgroup on Microsoft servers, or the vb.dotnet.discussion group on DevX servers. For questions or comments about this article you can contact him direct at serflaten@usinternet.com
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