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Dale Harvey
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Hey

Im developing a very simple betting game where you bet on which car will win a race, the cars are implemented as seperate threads,

I need the threads to wait for a notification before they start racing, so I have them checking a boolean, waiting if its false

However when the class that invoked the threads calls notifyAll() , the threads dont wake up


the code is here

( line 200 is the wait, notifyAll is 123 )

this is the code actually working exactly how i would like it, however checking the boolean in a while(true) loop isnt exactly effiecient, and doesnt really demonstrate concurrency
 
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