Copyright (C) 2012, University of Cambridge, Department of Psychiatry.
Created by Rudolf Cardinal (email@example.com).
This file is part of CamCOPS.
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class SlowNonGuiFunctionCaller : public QObject
// Executes a function in blocking fashion, but in a separate thread,
// while displaying an infinite-wait (uncertain-wait) progress dialogue
// from the calling thread. (This class creates and manages the worker
// Must be created from the GUI thread.
// When the constructor has finished, the work is done.
// DO NOT PERFORM GUI OPERATIONS IN THE WORKER FUNCTION.
SlowNonGuiFunctionCaller(const ThreadWorker::PlainWorkerFunction& func,
const QString& text = "Operation in progress...",
const QString& title = TextConst::pleaseWait());