Spin Off Value (vuo.event.spinOffValue)

When this node receives an event, it fires a separate event with that same value.

This node is useful for performing tasks asynchronously (in the background). This allows one part of a composition to do time-consuming work without blocking or slowing down other parts of the composition.

Keywords: asynchronous, background, bang, concurrent, data, events, fire, fork, multicore, multithread, parallel, scatter, spawn, thread, trigger

Example composition:

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