Monday, September 17, 2012

How to get Current Thread Example

  1. /*
  2.         This Java example shows how to get reference of current thread using
  3.         currentThread method of Java Thread class.
  4. */
  5.  
  6. public class GetCurrentThread {
  7.  
  8.         public static void main(String[] args) {
  9.                
  10.                 /*
  11.                  * To get the reference of currently running thread, use
  12.                  * Thread currentThread() method of Thread class.
  13.                  *
  14.                  * This is a static method.
  15.                  */
  16.                
  17.                 Thread currentThread = Thread.currentThread();
  18.                 System.out.println(currentThread);
  19.                
  20.         }
  21. }
  22.  
  23. /*
  24. Output of the example would be
  25. Thread[main,5,main]
  26. */