Sunday, April 20, 2014

The Spinning Wheel of Death

"By default, events (and any actions they initiate) are processed sequentially. This design works well when each event leads to only a trivial amount of processing, which causes the application to appear responsive. However, if the processing takes too long, the spinning wait cursor will appear until the operation is complete." - Wikipedia


  1. On the other hand, if I could just see this superimposed over every situation in meatspace it'd make lines go alot easier. Well, more fun at any rate. Like in the supermarket, at red lights, in line to pay bills etc.