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init and service in same thread?

rinku jain

Joined: Jan 04, 2011
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when i call the servlet for the first time after the its deployment
do the init() method is called by the same thread which is calling the service method???
Bear Bibeault
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Unlikely. The init() lifecycle method can be called at any time before the first request. it does not have to wait until a request is made.

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pradeep gamage
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Read this webpage . you may get idea..

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