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Are there any plus points(meaningful) in synchronizing a static metod ???
 
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If there is any chance of non-atomically changing the value of a static variable, then you would need synchronization or locks or similar.
 
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Alternatively, the fact that a method is static is not relevant to the decision to synchronize it. The decision should be based on what the method does.
 
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