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Techniques for managing multiple threads in an asynchronous environment, such as a browser, are described. As a method, instantiating an event thread in response to a user event by a shell event handler block that provides shell functions for a user event. Once the event thread as been instantiated, managing the event thread by a generic thread manager block that provides a plurality of multithread management functions for the shell event handler. When required, blocking and unblocking the event thread by a blocking system that is arranged to block and unblock threads.

Title
Techniques for managing multiple threads in a browser environment
Application Number
9/437421
Publication Number
6728960 (B1)
Application Date
November 17, 1999
Publication Date
April 27, 2004
Inventor
Jeffrey Loomans
San Francisco
CA, US
Agent
Siebel Systems
US
Agent
James W Soong
US
Assignee
Siebel Systems
CA, US
IPC
G06F 9/00
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