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synchronized context

 
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Hello and TIA,

K&B book, p 708 "When a thread is executing code from within a synchronized block, including any method invoked from that synchronized block, the code is said to be executing in a synchronized context."

Questions:
1) Is this the definition of a "synchronized context" ;i.e., a synchronized block and all subsequent code invoked from that block?

2)And, on the contrary, a synchronized method is NOT a synchronized context?
 
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Synchronized context refers to either Synchronized methods or Synchronized blocks.
 
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a synchronized block and all subsequent code invoked from that block?



Anything that is running in synchronized mode is said to be in synchronized context
 
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