xpcom/threads/nsThread.h
author Shawn Wilsher <me@shawnwilsher.com>
Thu, 03 Feb 2011 12:11:38 -0800
branchGECKO20b9_2011011018_RELBRANCH
changeset 61906 ddf00cef28a3c514756f22046f61b1e31c9bb079
parent 57871 30484d51bb7b34ec14e98bfb442b438a91944d6c
child 64527 4beec31b9ea9ca3006ba1ed3daa46c7daca4200a
permissions -rw-r--r--
closing old branch that is no longer used per bug 611030

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#ifndef nsThread_h__
#define nsThread_h__

#include "nsIThreadInternal.h"
#include "nsISupportsPriority.h"
#include "nsEventQueue.h"
#include "nsThreadUtils.h"
#include "nsString.h"
#include "nsAutoLock.h"
#include "nsAutoPtr.h"
#include "nsTObserverArray.h"

// A native thread
class nsThread : public nsIThreadInternal2, public nsISupportsPriority
{
public:
  NS_DECL_ISUPPORTS
  NS_DECL_NSIEVENTTARGET
  NS_DECL_NSITHREAD
  NS_DECL_NSITHREADINTERNAL
  NS_DECL_NSITHREADINTERNAL2
  NS_DECL_NSISUPPORTSPRIORITY

  nsThread();

  // Initialize this as a wrapper for a new PRThread.
  nsresult Init();

  // Initialize this as a wrapper for the current PRThread.
  nsresult InitCurrentThread();

  // The PRThread corresponding to this thread.
  PRThread *GetPRThread() { return mThread; }

  // If this flag is true, then the nsThread was created using
  // nsIThreadManager::NewThread.
  PRBool ShutdownRequired() { return mShutdownRequired; }

  // The global thread observer
  static nsIThreadObserver* sGlobalObserver;

private:
  friend class nsThreadShutdownEvent;

  ~nsThread();

  PRBool ShuttingDown() { return mShutdownContext != nsnull; }

  static void ThreadFunc(void *arg);

  // Helper
  already_AddRefed<nsIThreadObserver> GetObserver() {
    nsIThreadObserver *obs;
    nsThread::GetObserver(&obs);
    return already_AddRefed<nsIThreadObserver>(obs);
  }

  // Wrappers for event queue methods:
  PRBool GetEvent(PRBool mayWait, nsIRunnable **event) {
    return mEvents->GetEvent(mayWait, event);
  }
  nsresult PutEvent(nsIRunnable *event);

  // Wrapper for nsEventQueue that supports chaining.
  class nsChainedEventQueue {
  public:
    nsChainedEventQueue(nsIThreadEventFilter *filter = nsnull)
      : mNext(nsnull), mFilter(filter) {
    }

    PRBool IsInitialized() {
      return mQueue.IsInitialized();
    }

    PRBool GetEvent(PRBool mayWait, nsIRunnable **event) {
      return mQueue.GetEvent(mayWait, event);
    }

    PRBool PutEvent(nsIRunnable *event);
    
    PRBool HasPendingEvent() {
      return mQueue.HasPendingEvent();
    }

    class nsChainedEventQueue *mNext;
  private:
    nsCOMPtr<nsIThreadEventFilter> mFilter;
    nsEventQueue mQueue;
  };

  // This lock protects access to mObserver, mEvents and mEventsAreDoomed.
  // All of those fields are only modified on the thread itself (never from
  // another thread).  This means that we can avoid holding the lock while
  // using mObserver and mEvents on the thread itself.  When calling PutEvent
  // on mEvents, we have to hold the lock to synchronize with PopEventQueue.
  PRLock *mLock;

  nsCOMPtr<nsIThreadObserver> mObserver;

  // Only accessed on the target thread.
  nsAutoTObserverArray<nsCOMPtr<nsIThreadObserver>, 2> mEventObservers;

  nsChainedEventQueue *mEvents;   // never null
  nsChainedEventQueue  mEventsRoot;

  PRInt32   mPriority;
  PRThread *mThread;
  PRUint32  mRunningEvent;  // counter

  struct nsThreadShutdownContext *mShutdownContext;

  PRPackedBool mShutdownRequired;
  PRPackedBool mShutdownPending;
  // Set to true when events posted to this thread will never run.
  PRPackedBool mEventsAreDoomed;
};

//-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

class nsThreadSyncDispatch : public nsRunnable {
public:
  nsThreadSyncDispatch(nsIThread *origin, nsIRunnable *task)
    : mOrigin(origin), mSyncTask(task), mResult(NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED) {
  }

  PRBool IsPending() {
    return mSyncTask != nsnull;
  }

  nsresult Result() {
    return mResult;
  }

private:
  NS_DECL_NSIRUNNABLE

  nsCOMPtr<nsIThread> mOrigin;
  nsCOMPtr<nsIRunnable> mSyncTask;
  nsresult mResult;
};

#endif  // nsThread_h__