Green Thread and Native Thread

Java Multithreading concept is implemented by using the following two model-

  • Green Thread Model
  • Native OS Model

Green Thread

The Thread which is managed Completley by JVM without taking underline OS support , is known as green Thread. Very few Operating System like Sun Solaris OS provides support for Green Thread model. Anyway Green Thread model is deprecated and not recommended to use.

Native OS

The Thread which is managed by JVM with the help of Underlying OS , is known as Native OS model.

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