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Thread: start() and run() defined, which one happens?

 
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I saw something kindof like this in the JQ+ Exam 3, anyone understand why the run method does not run?

This code prints "Start Method". But if I comment out the start method, It prints "Run Method".
 
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the reason is the u overide the start method in your new class.
so the real start method in thread (the one that supposed to start the thread and run it) is not getting called.
 
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Try to call the the start method of the ancestor like this and you shall see otputs from both the println statements
 
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Thanks to both of you... good explanations. Now, lets hope I get that question on the exam!
 
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