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Thread Manager

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Thread-Manager-21.sit (19.66 KB)
MD5: 49e6852e289dbb41cbd22abdf04537ea
For System 7.0 - 7.6
This app works with: SheepShaver, Basilisk II,

The Thread Manager is an operating system enhancement which allows applications, which have been written to take advantage of the Thread Manager, to perform multithreading. Multithreading allows an application process to be broken into simple subprocesses that proceed concurrently in the same overall application context.

Typically, the Thread Manager extension is shipped with, and automatically installed by, applications that support it.

Excerpt: from the included documentation.

Some but not all software distributions that support it, shipped with this Extension. This is archived here for those occasions where it may be needed. - Most early internet savvy programs require its presence.

Note: This software is built into and included in with the Mac OS from 7.5 onwards. This extension not required from that System release, onwards. It is only required by applications that need it when running Macintosh System Software 7.0 to 7.1.2

Top DL: Thread Manager 2.1 - included inside the StuffIt 3.6 "sit" archive is a 800k Disk Copy 4.2 floppy disk image. Use Disk Copy 6.x to mount, or add to an emulator's drive list, etc.
MD5 checksum & filename: 49e6852e289dbb41cbd22abdf04537ea *Thread-Manager-21.sit

Programs requiring this software (but not including it in with their distribution):

Architecture: 68k PPC

This System Extension is a FAT binary and runs native on 68k & PPC Macintosh.