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Meaning of acquiring a lock on an object

Mansukhdeep Thind
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Hi all
What exactly do we mean by acquiring a lock on an object? Secondly, what is the meaning of the term monitor? Please educate me.

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Mansukhdeep


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Vinoth Kumar Kannan
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Try this link - http://www.artima.com/insidejvm/ed2/threadsynch.html


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Mansukhdeep Thind
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Vinoth Kumar Kannan wrote:Try this link - http://www.artima.com/insidejvm/ed2/threadsynch.html


Thanks a pile Vinoth. That was enlightening.

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Mansukhdeep
Vinoth Kumar Kannan
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You're welcome
 
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