author Benoit Jacob <bjacob@mozilla.com>
Fri, 02 Mar 2012 12:00:12 -0500
changeset 88123 775c60c67e37998083b54457ca04c8f5fba95395
parent 84472 a0e3fb36fb1acb91155aa0193263c1e142a69df4
child 90160 1b05e9751f3477275a7bb566fc20f3941411af1d
child 105568 8e182985f782e8ec3b3872d2c927ba9e63c156b3
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 713305 - fix copyright year - r=joedrew

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#ifndef nsThread_h__
#define nsThread_h__

#include "mozilla/Mutex.h"
#include "nsIThreadInternal.h"
#include "nsISupportsPriority.h"
#include "nsEventQueue.h"
#include "nsThreadUtils.h"
#include "nsString.h"
#include "nsTObserverArray.h"

// A native thread
class nsThread : public nsIThreadInternal, public nsISupportsPriority

  enum MainThreadFlag {

  nsThread(MainThreadFlag aMainThread, PRUint32 aStackSize);

  // 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.
  bool ShutdownRequired() { return mShutdownRequired; }

  // Clear the observer list.
  void ClearObservers() { mEventObservers.Clear(); }

  friend class nsThreadShutdownEvent;


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

  static void ThreadFunc(void *arg);

  // Helper
  already_AddRefed<nsIThreadObserver> GetObserver() {
    nsIThreadObserver *obs;
    return already_AddRefed<nsIThreadObserver>(obs);

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

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

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

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

    class nsChainedEventQueue *mNext;
    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.
  mozilla::Mutex 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
  PRUint32  mStackSize;

  struct nsThreadShutdownContext *mShutdownContext;

  bool mShutdownRequired;
  bool mShutdownPending;
  // Set to true when events posted to this thread will never run.
  bool mEventsAreDoomed;
  MainThreadFlag mIsMainThread;


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

  bool IsPending() {
    return mSyncTask != nsnull;

  nsresult Result() {
    return mResult;


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

namespace mozilla {

 * This function causes the main thread to fire a memory pressure event at its
 * next available opportunity.
 * You may call this function from any thread.
void ScheduleMemoryPressureEvent();

} // namespace mozilla

#endif  // nsThread_h__