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Why does the wait(), Notify() etc methods lie in the Object class and not thread class??  RSS feed

 
Shivom Shukla
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A detailed explanation would be appreciated.

Thanks,
Shivom
 
Nam Ha Minh
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In my opinion, because every Java object has a lock which can be acquired/released so these operations should be of the object's behavior.
 
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The FAQ to the rescue: https://www.coderanch.com/how-to/java/WaitAndNotifyInObjectClass
 
Shivom Shukla
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Thank you Ulf and Nam,

This is a great Link Ulf.

Regards,
Shivom
 
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