we used to have 2 threads in the old ethereal for a short period.
one thread for the main application and a second thread that was
dedicated to only update/redraw teh statistics taps once every few
this did cause a quite significant degradation in performance/speed of
ethereal which is why it was removed :-(
On 11/8/06, Ulf Lamping <[email protected]> wrote:
Gerald Combs wrote:
> Is there any reason threads shouldn't be enabled by default? It would
> make implementing the version checking and windows update features in
> the roadmap a bit easier and cleaner.
Sorry, but I don't really understand the relationship - can you explain
what you mean?
When I remember correct, the threading support wasn't working well with
GTK2.4, but that might have changed since then.
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