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A repeating GCD timer that can run on a background queue
/// RepeatingTimer mimics the API of DispatchSourceTimer but in a way that prevents
/// crashes that occur from calling resume multiple times on a timer that is
/// already resumed (noted by https://github.com/SiftScience/sift-ios/issues/52
class RepeatingTimer {
let timeInterval: TimeInterval
init(timeInterval: TimeInterval) {
self.timeInterval = timeInterval
}
private lazy var timer: DispatchSourceTimer = {
let t = DispatchSource.makeTimerSource()
t.schedule(deadline: .now() + self.timeInterval, repeating: self.timeInterval)
t.setEventHandler(handler: { [weak self] in
self?.eventHandler?()
})
return t
}()
var eventHandler: (() -> Void)?
private enum State {
case suspended
case resumed
}
private var state: State = .suspended
deinit {
timer.setEventHandler {}
timer.cancel()
/*
If the timer is suspended, calling cancel without resuming
triggers a crash. This is documented here https://forums.developer.apple.com/thread/15902
*/
resume()
eventHandler = nil
}
func resume() {
if state == .resumed {
return
}
state = .resumed
timer.resume()
}
func suspend() {
if state == .suspended {
return
}
state = .suspended
timer.suspend()
}
}
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