[concurrency-interest] ThreadPoolExecutor

Joshua Bloch joshua.bloch@sun.com
Fri, 26 Sep 2003 19:56:04 +0200


Doug,

>>I was just looking at ThreadPoolExecutor and I think it really needs a 
>>constructor with less than the 5 arguments it requires now for EOU in 
>>unsophisticated applications (currently: 
>>    
>>
>
>Thanks. This tells us that we are not doing a good job of immediately
>directing your attention to the Executors factory methods:
> http://gee.cs.oswego.edu/dl/concurrent/dist/docs/java/util/concurrent/Executors.html
>
>Any suggestions about how we could do so?!
>
A big, boldface (<strong></strong>) comment in all implementations 
classes pointing you to the appropriate static factory with a {@link} tag!

           Josh