This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
no mysql, cannot be used. the way to start is the follwoing: You have been given several classes as part of this assignment. Look at the public methods of the data class. Now write a very simple application which prints out the data from the provided database. e.g. use getrecordcount, and loop through all records, while printing the values. Try to get that working and keep reading the javaranch for clues.
swimming certificate (A & B), shoelaces diploma, and some useless java ones.