What does the ContainerBackgroundProcessor thread do in JBoss and Tomcat?

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  • What exactly does ContainerBackgroundProcessor do?
  • How often does it run?


  • JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 4.x
    • 5.x
    • 6.x
  • Tomcat
    • 5.0.x
    • 6.0.x
    • 7.0.x
    • 8.0.x

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