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C++ std::thread question

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Hi guys,

Is there a way to setup a thread as a global, but fire off the execution of the thread elsewhere in the program?

If I have something like this it throws an error - "term does not evaluate to a function taking 1 arguments"

std::thread t1;

Any help would be greatly appreciated :)

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The thread t1 is not a thread of execution, to "start it" you have to create a thread of execution and assign it to t1:

std::thread t1;
t1 = std::thread(someFn);


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