Type Method

detachDrawingThread:toTarget:withObject:

Creates and executes a new thread based on the specified target and selector.

Declaration

+ (void)detachDrawingThread:(SEL)selector toTarget:(id)target withObject:(id)argument;

Parameters

selector

The selector whose code you want to execute in the new thread.

target

The object that defines the specified selector.

argument

An optional argument you want to pass to the selector.

Discussion

This method is a convenience wrapper for the detachNewThreadSelector:toTarget:withObject: method of NSThread. This method automatically creates an @autoreleasepool block for the new thread before invoking selector.