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[procedure] thread thunk
[procedure] kill-thread thread
[procedure] break-thread thread
[procedure] dead thread
See also scheme:SRFI-18 for more common thread primitives in Scheme.
thread creates a new thread and executes thunk in a it. Returns a created thread descriptor. In SRFI-18 terms, it's the same as the following:
(thread-start! (make-thread thunk))
break-thread causes the specified thread to raise break exception. It's MzScheme specific.
See also atomic-invoke.