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Ben Zaidi
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Joined: Apr 08, 2007
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Dear All,

I am new to Java concurrency. I am currently having a look at how java concurrency works.
Can someone suggest me some good links, where i can understand the java 5 concurrency model and thread pool concepts
and how we can create thread pools?

Any pointers in this regards will be helpful.


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Joe Ess

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 9189

The obvious starting point would be the Java Tutorial.
I'd be very wary of thread pools. If I need to manage a number of concurrent processes, I'd probably look at using a J2EE server to handle such details and concentrate on solving the business problem at hand.

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