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Threads and Synchronization
Joined: Nov 03, 2003
Nov 05, 2003 00:35:00
I am new to Java.
plz tell me what a "thread-safe" program means.
Joined: Sep 20, 2003
Nov 05, 2003 03:12:00
In simple words a thresd safe class or object means there is only one thread inside a object at a given point in a time.
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Nov 05, 2003 05:32:00
No, not really, that isn't what it means.
"Thread-safe" means quite the opposite, really: it means that multiple threads can access a single resource simultaneously without harm.
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