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When to use Threads

Pradeep Kattehithlu
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Joined: Mar 14, 2006
Posts: 2
I would like to know in which snenarios we can use threads.
Edward Harned
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Joined: Sep 19, 2005
Posts: 291

Not to be cute or cutting, but if you have to ask when to use threading, then don't use it.


Ed's latest article: A Java Parallel Calamity http://coopsoft.com/ar/Calamity2Article.html
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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