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Java Application Run in Background

Khairul Ikhwan

Joined: Oct 01, 2009
Posts: 4
Hi all,
I am developing an application. In my application, i need to export list of records from the database to CSV file format after user click on Export button. But, this require a lot of time because the client im dealing with have more than million records in the database.

I am wondering if i can create run in a background function to export the records. Whenever they click the button, it will redirect to another page while the exporting process running in a background. Anyone have any suggestion?

Help me..
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42956
Welcome to JavaRanch.

You'll want to create a separate thread for the background job so that it doesn't interfere with whatever the user does in the foreground. The Sun Java Tutorial has an extensive section on concurrency.
Khairul Ikhwan

Joined: Oct 01, 2009
Posts: 4
Thanks, dude. This seems promising.
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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