Eclipse Jobs and Background Processing

This tutorial describes how the concept of the main user interface thread in SWT and how to synchronize other threads with this thread. It also explains the usage of the Jobs API in Eclipse plug-in projects for performing asynchronous tasks. This tutorial can be used for Eclipse 3.x and Eclipse 4.x based plug-ins.

Categories: SWT, Jobs

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January 2012
by Lars Vogel