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what is means by thread save ?

Nakata kokuyo
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Joined: Apr 13, 2005
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hi, good day, what is actually means by thread save ? thank you
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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"Thread safe?" If a class or method is "thread safe", it means it can be used from multiple different threads simultaneously, without anything bad happening. Writing thread-safe code can be tricky.

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