Looper Looper Class

Definition

Class used to run a message loop for a thread.

[Android.Runtime.Register("android/os/Looper", ApiSince=1, DoNotGenerateAcw=true)]
public class Looper : Java.Lang.Object
type Looper = class
    inherit Object
Inheritance
Attributes

Remarks

Android platform documentation

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Constructors

Looper(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership) Looper(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership)

A constructor used when creating managed representations of JNI objects; called by the runtime.

Properties

Class Class

Returns the unique instance of Class that represents this object's class.

(Inherited from Object)
Handle Handle

The handle to the underlying Android instance.

(Inherited from Object)
IJavaObjectEx.IsProxy IJavaObjectEx.IsProxy Inherited from Object
IJavaObjectEx.KeyHandle IJavaObjectEx.KeyHandle Inherited from Object
IJavaObjectEx.NeedsActivation IJavaObjectEx.NeedsActivation Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.JniManagedPeerState IJavaPeerable.JniManagedPeerState Inherited from Object
IsCurrentThread IsCurrentThread
JniIdentityHashCode JniIdentityHashCode Inherited from Object
JniPeerMembers JniPeerMembers
MainLooper MainLooper

Returns the application's main looper, which lives in the main thread of the application.

PeerReference PeerReference Inherited from Object
Queue Queue
Thread Thread

Gets the Thread associated with this Looper.

ThresholdClass ThresholdClass

This API supports the Mono for Android infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

ThresholdType ThresholdType

This API supports the Mono for Android infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Methods

Clone() Clone()

Creates and returns a copy of this Object.

(Inherited from Object)
Dispose() Dispose() Inherited from Object
Dispose(Boolean) Dispose(Boolean) Inherited from Object
Dump(IPrinter, String) Dump(IPrinter, String)

Dumps the state of the looper for debugging purposes.

Equals(Object) Equals(Object)

Compares this instance with the specified object and indicates if they are equal.

(Inherited from Object)
GetHashCode() GetHashCode()

Returns an integer hash code for this object.

(Inherited from Object)
JavaFinalize() JavaFinalize()

Invoked when the garbage collector has detected that this instance is no longer reachable.

(Inherited from Object)
Loop() Loop()

Run the message queue in this thread.

MyLooper() MyLooper()

Return the Looper object associated with the current thread.

MyQueue() MyQueue()

Return the MessageQueue object associated with the current thread.

Notify() Notify()

Causes a thread which is waiting on this object's monitor (by means of calling one of the wait() methods) to be woken up.

(Inherited from Object)
NotifyAll() NotifyAll()

Causes all threads which are waiting on this object's monitor (by means of calling one of the wait() methods) to be woken up.

(Inherited from Object)
Prepare() Prepare()

Initialize the current thread as a looper.

PrepareMainLooper() PrepareMainLooper()

Initialize the current thread as a looper, marking it as an application's main looper.

Quit() Quit()

Quits the looper.

QuitSafely() QuitSafely()

Quits the looper safely.

SetHandle(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership) SetHandle(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership)

Sets the Handle property.

(Inherited from Object)
SetMessageLogging(IPrinter) SetMessageLogging(IPrinter)

Control logging of messages as they are processed by this Looper.

ToArray<T>() ToArray<T>() Inherited from Object
ToString() ToString()

Returns a string containing a concise, human-readable description of this object.

(Inherited from Object)
UnregisterFromRuntime() UnregisterFromRuntime() Inherited from Object
Wait() Wait()

Causes the calling thread to wait until another thread calls the notify() or notifyAll() method of this object.

(Inherited from Object)
Wait(Int64) Wait(Int64)

Causes the calling thread to wait until another thread calls the notify() or notifyAll() method of this object or until the specified timeout expires.

(Inherited from Object)
Wait(Int64, Int32) Wait(Int64, Int32)

Causes the calling thread to wait until another thread calls the notify() or notifyAll() method of this object or until the specified timeout expires.

(Inherited from Object)

Explicit Interface Implementations

IJavaObjectEx.ToLocalJniHandle() IJavaObjectEx.ToLocalJniHandle() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.Disposed() IJavaPeerable.Disposed() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.DisposeUnlessReferenced() IJavaPeerable.DisposeUnlessReferenced() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.Finalized() IJavaPeerable.Finalized() Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.SetJniIdentityHashCode(Int32) IJavaPeerable.SetJniIdentityHashCode(Int32) Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.SetJniManagedPeerState(JniManagedPeerStates) IJavaPeerable.SetJniManagedPeerState(JniManagedPeerStates) Inherited from Object
IJavaPeerable.SetPeerReference(JniObjectReference) IJavaPeerable.SetPeerReference(JniObjectReference) Inherited from Object

Extension Methods

JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject) JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject)

Performs an Android runtime-checked type conversion.

JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject) JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject)
GetJniTypeName(IJavaPeerable) GetJniTypeName(IJavaPeerable)

Applies to