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Threads and Synchronization
setDaemon not present in Runnable Interface
Santosh Kumar Nayak
Joined: Aug 02, 2011
Sep 14, 2013 22:31:18
Why the setDaemon() is not present when we implement the Runnable Interface.
The method is only present when we extend the Thread class.
Joined: Sep 14, 2013
Sep 14, 2013 23:16:24
Because Runnable has nothing to do with threads, it's just an interface with run() method, which is assumed to be executed by thread.
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