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updated Thread classloader, same as own jvm?

Jesus Angeles
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Joined: Feb 26, 2005
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Hi,

If the setContextClassloader is called on a Thread, does it effectively run the Thread on a new jvm, including having its own new boot and extension classloaders?
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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