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.
I have "BLUE COVER" java 2 certification study guide by SIMON ROBERTS,PHILIP HELLER, MICHAEL ERNEST. I bought this book in 1999. Is it OK to follow this book for certification. I saw new book with "RED AND WHITE" cover. Could anyone give the website address where i can find the topics(syllabus) covered for test. Is this topics consider for test? COMPONENTS - Components in General,Visual components,Container components,menu components. PAINTING - The paint() method and the graphics context,selecting a color,selecting a font,drawing and filling, clipping,painting a contained component, GUI thread and the repaint() method, spontaneous painting, repaint() method, images. Thanks, Suresh
Hi Suresh, Your book should be good enough. The Red and White book just combines your book with the developers certification study guide. The first 13 chapters are still the same as your book. Regards, Manfred.