So the problem was the distraction from different compile error messages created by my compiler
Anayonkar Shivalkar wrote:The code will compile, but will throw a java.lang.IllegalMonitorStateException.
Russ Russell wrote:I am having a lot of interest and I am spending a comfortable amount of time at a good pace.
All I'm trying to find out is, how long has it taken others to go through the book and feel comfortable with the material (3 months, 6 months, 1 year)?
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