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Why is the destroy() deprecated??

Shivom Shukla
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I have read that it destroys the thread but the lock is not released. So is this any kind of issue with this method ??
Please explain its internal working...

Thanks,
Shivom
Ulf Dittmer
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The javadocs of that method have an explanation, which points to a lengthy article on the subject.


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