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Does Grade "P" means Pass?

Pravin Kumar
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Joined: Feb 26, 2008
Posts: 45

Initially for last 1 month next to Part 3 it use to show Grade as "T" ( which i assumed as "Taken") and score 0.

Today It's shows Grade as "P" with score 0.

Does it mean that i passed? or does it mean pending?. I have Grade "P" next to Part 1 which i had cleared earlier.

Very anxious to know if anybody has inputs.


Pravin Kumar
Fabio Falci Rodrigues
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Joined: Dec 01, 2007
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Yes! P is Passed! Congratulations!!
Now, about the scores, strange, keep your eyes on it, maybe certmanager is updating!

Pravin Kumar
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Joined: Feb 26, 2008
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Thanks Fabio, I wish you are right ... you raised my hopes of passing . But i guess i will still be in doubt till i see the score.

Nevertheless thanks for your reply
Andrew Thomas Betencourt

Joined: May 19, 2008
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Congratulations !!!

Andrew Thomas Betencourt<br />SCJP, SCJA, SCWCD, SCBCD, SCEA 2<br />Fujitsu Brazil
Pravin Kumar
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Joined: Feb 26, 2008
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I tried to contact Sun via email ( send mail to all possible email addresses i could find) regarding score showing 0. but no reply and it's been 1 week.

It is soo disappointing that we spend so much money on giving this certification and we don't even get a response ( be it any response). Not even a response!

I only hope they improve there customer service.

- Pravin
sravanti atmakuri

Joined: Oct 06, 2008
Posts: 2
Hi Pravin,

I too am seeing P today next to Part-3 at

Does it mean Passed? Still confused.

However, the certification database site is not showing as Passed. It is showing as Pending.

Please clarify, this is very confusing.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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