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Extending Thread over Implementing Runnable
Joined: May 15, 2009
Aug 16, 2010 12:50:38
What are the advantages of extending thread class over implementing runnable interface? If there are no advantages then why there is a thread class?
Joined: Mar 17, 2010
Aug 16, 2010 14:06:21
both are same as thread class itself implements the runnable interface.
you can choose any one from them.but extending a class will always consider a bad programming practice
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Joined: Oct 14, 2008
Aug 16, 2010 15:11:56
It is sorta covered in the
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