Re: com 0.63 090627
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "swzoh" <seanzoh@...> wrote:
>I can disable it in the Regional/Language Control Panel applet, but the checkbox says:
> --- In email@example.com, "Sheri" <sherip99@> wrote:
> > Ctfmon.exe is not exclusively part of Office XP (Office XP is
> > partly the subject of the link). It is run by the operating
> > system for the text services and the language bar. These services
> > are needed if you use Asian fonts.
> FYI, ctfmon.exe is disabled in my system. No problem to use Asian
> characters. It'll just disable some (supposed) advanced text
> Turn off advanced text services: Select this checkbox to turn offSo disables the IME. Isn't that needed by most Asian users?
> advanced text services in all programs. Not recommended for East
> Asian users because this closes the language bar.
Actually this MSDN article suggests that even more than the checkbox is required to completely disable it:
Just was searching for a possible explanation why Alan and Bruce seem to be able to run the plugin scripts without the same issues as the rest of us.
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "brucexs" <bswitzer@...> wrote:
>There's only ever one worker thread. It has nothing to wait for except the signal from main thread to run. It does that and then waits again.
> --- In email@example.com, "entropyreduction" <alancampbelllists+yahoo@> wrote:
> > At the moment, design is: thread is launched, and waits on event.
> > When there's something to do (aka a com service to perform), main thread sets up some stuff (mainly a pointer to a object that knows how to do that service), sets the event that gets the worker thread out of its wait, and then itself waits on another event.
> Can every thread wait be a multi-event wait, where one of the events is always "die now" and which is set by the main thread.
> Could try the com clean up when die now received.That's how it's meant to work. Some of the com cleanup is same as com.release_all and has to therefore be done on worker thread that created and stored handles to com objects in first place.
> My main in file just polls a global nThreads which threads increment when they start and decrement when they die. It would be cleaner to wait on all the outstanding thread handles, but I did not want to keep track of each handle from each file.runwait.Yeah, saw that. Since in my case it's just one thread, I can just wait on that thread's handle.