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How to stop the thread

 
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Stop method is deprecated in Newer version. Is there any way to stop a thread in java 1.5.
 
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once the overridden method run() ends thread will automatically stops.
 
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moreover take a look on following example
 
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Thanks for your response Minhaj kaimkhani ... Deprecated Stop method means that we should not forcefully
terminate a thread. Am i correct...


 
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yes true, they said its unsafe take a look on >> http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/api/java/lang/Thread.html#stop%28%29
 
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Minhaj kaimkhani wrote:yes true, they said its unsafe take a look on >> http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/api/java/lang/Thread.html#stop%28%29



Like the text suggests, a shared thread safe variable is a good way to identify a stop condition
 
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Minhaj kaimkhani wrote:moreover take a look on following example



In a multithreaded environment the shared variable should declared as volatile because of visibility issues when sharing a variable between threads.
 
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In a multithreaded environment the shared variable should declared as volatile because of visibility issues when sharing a variable between threads.



The normal approach is to have a shared variable that is protected by synchronizing on the same lock
 
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Many thanks Minhaj kaimkhani..
 
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