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About the join() method

Milton Ochoa
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Joined: Oct 23, 2007
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Hi everyone,

Today i was studing about Threads...

Can someone explain me about the method "join()"

I know it a few but i not sure if my aknowlege is wrong.

This is what I thing about the join() method:

lets see this code:

I thing that when the join method of the thread t run, put back the main thread (with BACK i mean in the wainting/bloqued State. <- this is correct???) And run the threat t freely, maybe with another thread to the same time (another threads moving the threads back and forth between the runnable state and the running state.)

Thank you
Peter Chase
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Your code starts a new thread, then asks the main thread to wait (blocked, but interruptible) until the new thread finishes.

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Milton Ochoa
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Joined: Oct 23, 2007
Posts: 336

Now i know about the join method

very thankz
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