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.
Is there a Free/Trial version of Oracle 8i for student use? I am wanting to learn JDBC and they use Oracle 8i ( or will be upgrading to it soon*)at work and I would like to learn on that on my server at home. It would be for non-commercial educational use only. Is there such a thing? Paul LaBrier * Yes I know this is version old already, but that is how far behind they are where I work. Only advantage is that I can save a bundle buying version old used books