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Why is the destroy() deprecated??

Shivom Shukla
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Joined: Jul 05, 2012
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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...

Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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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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