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Thread Execution

Sagar Sharma
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Joined: Aug 31, 2000
Posts: 92
I just got through a question in a mock exam:
Q) What is the method used to schedule a thread for execution?
My ans. is start()
But they have given run()
I thought start() is used for scheduling the execution while run() is the execution of the thread.
Pls clarify!!!


Viji Bharat
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Joined: Sep 18, 2000
Posts: 101
You are right. To schedule a thread for execution, the method to be used is start()
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Thread Execution
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