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Garbage Collection

 
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Can anybody please explain what the general comments means for the question below?

Any class may be unloaded when none of it's instances and class objects that represent this class are reachable.


Select 1 correct option.
a True


b False


General Comments
A class or interface may be unloaded if and only if its class loader is unreachable (the definition of unreachable is given in JLS 12.6.1). Classes loaded by the bootstrap loader are not unloaded.
 
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I think the answer is False.Am I right?
 
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The answer is false. But what about the general comments. I didn't get that.
 
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hai Thomas,

the ans is false
one more thing to remind you jvm will wait until to the end of memory overflow then it will be garbage collected.
 
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while this is an interesting Java topic, it's outside the scope of the exam.
 
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