[Development] [Interest] Heavily Commented Example: Simple Single Frontend with Two Backends

d3fault d3faultdotxbe at gmail.com
Mon Oct 22 07:20:02 CEST 2012

volatile bools work, but just know that every time you check it you are
doing a non-cached memory read (relatively slow). It can't read from the
cache/registers (much faster) because other threads/processes are allowed
to modify it at any time (and when they do, they don't/can't modify the
cached/in-register copy). I used to use volatile bools in a similar fashion
before I discovered Qt... but Qt provides much better ways for managing

If you only need to read from the serial port periodically, you can set
your backend up like I did for backend2 in the exampe... which also uses a

....but if it ain't broke, don't fix it...

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