Wednesday, April 4, 2001 08:21 AM
Regardless of the OS on which you're running, your Thread prority must be between
This thread priority has nothing to do with the thread priorities of the underlying OS.
UNIX, for example, typically has process priorities (via '
nice') in the range -20 to +19, and 'scheduling' priorities in the range 1 to 99 (via '
sched_get_priority_min()' and the symmetric
Win32 is likely to have a completely different numbering scheme. Fortunately (or unfortunately, depending on your point of view), Java abstracts this all away and you only have to deal with Java Thread priorities.