review request: 4244896: (process) Provide System.getPid(), System.killProcess(String pid)
jason_mehrens at hotmail.com
Fri Apr 20 07:40:21 PDT 2012
> 2) As Alan noted, there is really no need for isAlive() if people are
> happy with the idea of waitFor(long, TimeUnit). I'd appreciate any
> feedback on this aspect of the fix.
Process.isAlive is similar to Future.isDone(). I think isAlive fills that need to have a simple query method that doesn't throw exceptions.
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