Method Thread():quit() Foundation
Terminate the thread of this thread object
:quit( [<xResult>], [<nRestart>] ) --> NIL
|QUIT_NORESTART *)||The instance variable :interval is set to NIL before the thread is terminated|
|QUIT_RESTART||The instance variable :interval remains unchanged|
The return value is always NIL.
The :quit() method immediately terminates execution of program code of the threead of this thread object. Before the thread returns, the :atEnd()method is called and the program code defined by :atEnd is executed, if specified. The :quit() method is special in the Thread class because it can be called only for that Thread object which maintains the current thread. This is equivalent to the expression ThreadObject():quit(). It is not possible to use :quit() for terminating a thread directly from another thread. Terminating a running thread from outside can only be done indirectly.
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