Appendix D. APIs
The Class java.lang.Thread
The Interface java.lang.Runnable
The Class java.lang.Object
The Class java.lang.ThreadLocal
The Class java.lang.ThreadGroup
Helper Classes from Our Extensions Library
The Class Extensions.InterruptibleThread
The Class Extensions.Semaphore
The Class Extensions.Mutex
The Class Extensions.ConditionVar
The Class Extensions.RWLock
The Class Extensions.Barrier
The Class Extensions.SingleBarrier
This appendix contains a very brief description of the Java threads API.
In the sample entry below, the method name comes first. Next are the method and argument list (sometimes there'll be two methods shown, should they be very closely related). A short paragraph describing the basic operation ...