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But *WHY* did they cut AWT ???

 
bob towers
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I've read some bartenders/ranch hands etc. suggest that it was no surprise that AWT was cut from the new exam.....
but why is it no surprise?
What complaints/criticisms were levelled against the AWT section?
Do please let me know.
regards
bob_towers@hotmail.com
 
Marcus Green
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It amuses me if they have cut the AWT as I have been fielding questions for 2 years from people who were convinced that the exam was about to include Swing. The biggest area of Java development is server side and that involves Zero gui work, so that could be a reason.
I'll be surprised if they really remove I/O though.
Marcus
 
Thomas Paul
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I think they should leave AWT in because event modeling is such a good thing to understand. Removing I/O is crazy.
 
Paulo Silveira
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AWT questions is PURE API, no logic at all...
layout managers are ok
 
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