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pree sree
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Joined: Jul 27, 2002
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1)are the threads in the monitor's waiting pool given more preference than the others?
2)bycalling yield() if u r not giving up the lock how can other threads execute?
Anthony Villanueva
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Joined: Mar 22, 2002
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1. It's implementation dependent.
2. If you want your threads to cooperate together, use wait and notify instead.
A more detailed explanation is available here.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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