animate control regression

Mike McCormack mike at
Fri Mar 18 01:21:05 CST 2005

Dimitrie O. Paun wrote:

> We should just get rid of the thread and the critical section altogether,
> comctl32 6.0 is documented not to support it anymore. But before we do
> that, let's try to fix this, so we have good code in CVS :)

If you get rid of the thread, programs that don't run a message loop or 
that block for a time after receiving certain messages won't animate 

What we had there worked, and it took quite a while to get rid of the 
races and lockups.  Why can't we just revert to what we had?


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