Weak References in Java

Java is said to be a civilized language due to its garbage collection feature. Weak reference is one of the useful features of Java related to garbage collector. Following is a link from Ethan Nicholas’s blog where he has explained weak references, soft references and phantom references very nicely:

http://weblogs.java.net/blog/2006/05/04/understanding-weak-references

– Kamlesh

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