Hi, so I integrated FMOD into my engine months ago and I am trying sort of an experiment with multithreading. I know that FMOD itself is multithreaded internally and I know that multiple threads should not attempt to control a single instance of FMOD::System.
My question is, [b:3kox7wae]if I have multiple threads, is it safe to run a different instance of FMOD::System on each one of them[/b:3kox7wae]? These threads do not communicate at all while running concurrently (at least from my code).
- Beta Carotene asked 4 years ago
Yes it is safe to run an fmod system per thread. The only time they would share data when is the global list of system objects is modified during FMOD::System_Create and System::release – so be careful to make sure these 2 functions are not called against any other FMOD::System function call at the same time.
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