This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I am not quite sure about the following methods acting on threads, please correct me. Thank you! which cannot directly stop a thread from executing? 1)call stop()//false 2)call wait() //false 3)call yield() // false 4)call notify() //true 5)call notifyAll() //true 6)call SetPriority //true 7)call start() on another Thread objeact //false 8)call read method on InoutStream object //false 9)exist from a synchronized block//true