On Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 2:09:30 AM UTC-3, Brian Cardiff wrote:
> Hi,
> In elm 0.17.1, is it possible to send a message to the app from a spawned 
> process? If so, How? :-) 
> Some days ago I failed to do that. I wanted to implement a debounce 
> module. The rough idea was that from a message I want to debounce a spawned 
> process would start. First it will do a sleep and then it should message 
> the app.
> Spawning the process is required so in the next message of the user, the 
> previous "setTimeout" process can be killed. The Process.Id is needed.
> I was forced to take a different approach. Basically, filtering the 
> outdated "setTimeouts". But I would really like to change that.
> In case you want to see more source, the package is: 
> http://package.elm-lang.org/packages/bcardiff/elm-debounce/latest/Debounce . 
> And the spawn branch is as far as I got: spawning the process, getting the 
> Id, but unable to receive a message after the sleep.
> Thanks in advance,

For sure any feedback is welcome. If other approach should/could have been 
taken to debounce events I am all ears, well ... eyes.

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