Instance Method

addPort:forMode:

Adds a port as an input source to the specified mode of the run loop.

Declaration

- (void)addPort:(NSPort *)aPort forMode:(NSRunLoopMode)mode;

Parameters

aPort

The port to add to the receiver.

mode

The mode in which to add aPort. You may specify a custom mode or use one of the modes listed in Run Loop Modes.

Discussion

This method schedules the port with the receiver. You can add a port to multiple input modes. When the receiver is running in the specified mode, it dispatches messages destined for that port to the port’s designated handler routine.

See Also

Managing Ports

- removePort:forMode:

Removes a port from the specified input mode of the run loop.

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