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Java Threads: What They Are and Why Monitor Them
What is a Java Thread and Why is It Used? A thread, in the context of Java, is the path followed when executing a program. All Java programs have at least one thread, known as the main thread, which is created by the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) at the program’s start, when the main() method is invoked with the main thread. In Java, creating a...