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From Alex Harui <aha...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: Close popup to resume user interaction with the screen
Date Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:49:06 GMT
Workers can't do UI updates, but they can crunch the data so the UI main
thread can do updates.

Pseudo-threading works by crunching data when the user is idle.

On 10/22/13 12:45 PM, "mark goldin" <markzolotoy@gmail.com> wrote:

>I thought Actionscript workers cannot handle screens.
>Also, I am not sure how  psuedo-threading will help. What I want is to
>close popup right away so the screen will become active. But currently the
>popup processes received data before it closes. Is that still can
>be accomplished?
>
>
>On Tue, Oct 22, 2013 at 2:18 PM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>
>> Actionscript Workers or psuedo-threading.
>>
>> On 10/22/13 10:24 AM, "mark goldin" <markzolotoy@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> >I have a popup that user is using to send a request to the server.
>>After
>> >receiving a response from the server the popup does a few things with
>> >arrived data and closes. So the user does not have to close it. All he
>> >does
>> >is clicking on the Ok button. It takes about 10 sec from clicking Ok
>>and
>> >getting popup closed. Any tricks people have come with to create an
>> >illusion that the screen would become active sooner then it actually
>>is?
>> >
>> >Thanks
>>
>>


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