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Thread.sleep() findbug

Harshana Dias
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Joined: Jun 11, 2007
Posts: 327

How to get reduce of the find bug error saying. Manual thread scheduling with Thread.sleep() or Thread.yield() has no guaranteed semantics and is often used to mask race conditions.

I just use it for sleep the current thread for a while and its not used with in a condition statement. But its used inside a junit test case which has a assert statement at the end.

Stephan van Hulst

Joined: Sep 20, 2010
Posts: 3655

The warning is there to draw your attention to it. If you don't want it, switch it off in your IDE.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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