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coroutine.resume

Summary

Start or resume a thread

Prototype

ok, args = coroutine.resume (thread, v1, v2, ...)


Description

Start or resume a thread created by coroutine.create. Any values supplied after the thread are returned as results from the coroutine.yield inside the thread. If this is the first call for this thread, the values are supplied to the function itself.

On success, returns true, followed by arguments to the coroutine.yield inside the function (if called), or the return value of the function itself.

On failure, returns false followed by an error message.


assert (coroutine.resume (thread, 45, 67)) 


See Also ...

Lua functions

coroutine.create - Creates a new coroutine thread
coroutine.running - Returns the running coroutine
coroutine.status - Returns the status of a thread
coroutine.wrap - Creates a thread and returns a function to resume it
coroutine.yield - Yields execution of thread back to the caller

Topics

Lua base functions
Lua bc (big number) functions
Lua bit manipulation functions
Lua coroutine functions
Lua debug functions
Lua io functions
Lua math functions
Lua os functions
Lua package functions
Lua PCRE regular expression functions
Lua script extensions
Lua string functions
Lua syntax
Lua table functions
Lua utilities
Scripting
Scripting callbacks - plugins

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