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Daemon threads

sasank manohar
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What is Daemon threads and how to use it.Please write some points about it.

Tony Alicea

Joined: Jan 30, 2000
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"For the Benefit of Mr. Kite":
Free from the "horse's mouth": Sun Microsystems Tutorial on Threads!

Tony Alicea
Senior Java Web Application Developer, SCPJ2, SCWCD
Junaid Bhatra
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Joined: Jun 27, 2000
Posts: 213
A nice article about daemon threads can be found at:
I agree. Here's the link:
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