By David Flanagan
With greater than 700,000 copies bought to this point, Java in a Nutshell from O'Reilly is obviously the favourite source among the legion of builders and programmers utilizing Java know-how. And now, with the discharge of the 5.0 model of Java, O'Reilly has given the ebook that outlined the "in a Nutshell" type one other amazing tune-up.
In this newest revision, readers will locate Java in a Nutshell, fifth variation, does greater than simply hide the broad alterations implicit in 5.0, the most recent model of Java. it is passed through an entire makeover--in scope, measurement, and sort of coverage--in order to extra heavily meet the wishes of the fashionable Java programmer.
To wit, Java in a Nutshell, fifth variation now areas much less emphasis on coming to Java from C and C++, and provides extra dialogue on instruments and frameworks. It additionally deals new code examples to demonstrate the operating of APIs, and, in fact, wide assurance of Java 5.0. yet trustworthy readers take convenience: it nonetheless hasn't misplaced any of its middle components that made it the sort of vintage to start with.
This convenient reference will get correct to the guts of this system with an speeded up creation to the Javaprogramming language and its key APIs--ideal for builders wishing to begin writing code right now. And, as was once the case in prior editions, Java in a Nutshell, fifth variation is once more chock-full of poignant guidance, ideas, examples, and useful suggestion. For as longas Java has existed, Java in a Nutshell has helped builders maximize the features of the program's most recent models. And this most recent variation isn't any different.