AtomicInteger getAndDecrement() method in Java with examples
The java.util.concurrent.atomic.AtomicInteger.getAndDecrement() is an inbuilt method in java that decreases the given value by one and returns the value before updation which is of data-type int.
public final int getAndDecrement()
Parameters: The function does not accepts a single parameter.
Return value: The function returns the value before decrement operation is performed to the previous value.
Program below demonstrates the function:
Previous value: 0 Current value: -1
Previous value: 18 Current value: 17
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