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Azam Bukhari
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Joined: Oct 03, 2000
Posts: 58
these days i am studying about threads, from Ivor Horton Beginning Java 2;
well what do we call a function which is working outside the main i.e. after closing the paranthesis of main
(we usually see these kinna stuff for the run() function of Thread)
I hope U guyz got it!
Is there any speific name for them....Are they something like In-Line/ Out- Line functions Or What are they?
Please Help

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Cindy Glass
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
Posts: 8521
They are called threads.

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