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Mirror Worlds

Posted by Matt Gerrans on November 20, 2001 at 5:41 PM

Well, there is one caveat: if you are starting a process with Runtime.exec(), it is really outside the JVM and can continue after the JVM's demise.

- mfg

> Hiran,

> every single activity in your application only exists when the jvm is running. once the jvm stops, everything is terminated. :p equivalent to when the world ends.. except if u store things in database, when u restart the jvm, the world comes into life again and everything is reloaded from the database :p

> man, i'm talking crap (i'm serious about the "everything exists only when the jvm is running, once the jvm is gone, your thread is gone")


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