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aishwarya lakshmi
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What is phantom reference and when we will use phantom reference
Campbell Ritchie
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Read the API documentation.
Muhammad Khojaye
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aishwarya lakshmi wrote:What is phantom reference and when we will use phantom reference

http://java.dzone.com/articles/finalization-and-phantom


http://muhammadkhojaye.blogspot.com/
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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