This week's book giveaway is in the Jobs Discussion forum.
We're giving away four copies of Java Interview Guide and have Anthony DePalma on-line!
See this thread for details.
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This weeks giveaway

Carl Trusiak

Joined: Jun 13, 2000
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This week we are giving away four copies of the book "The JDK 1.4 Tutorial".
And the best part... The Author, Greg Travis, will be online to answer your questions!
Lets give Greg a warm JavaRanch Welcome
Thanks to the people at Manning Publications Co. for the book's!
Manish Hatwalne
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Joined: Sep 22, 2001
Posts: 2591

Does the book cover new features such as Regular Expression, nio, assertions, logging etc?
- Manish
Pradeep bhatt
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Joined: Feb 27, 2002
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Is this the first book on JDK 1.4 API's ?

Gagan Indus
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Joined: Feb 28, 2001
Posts: 346
welcome Greg , to the Ranch
Congrats for the great work , i downloaded PDF of your book, and have found it useful.
Manish it do cover the stuff you mentioned , among other things:
New Input/Output
Non-blocking I/O
Channels and buffers
Charsets and charset translation
TCP/IP connection forwarding
Java Web Start
Regular Expressions
Preferences Library
Java Secure Socket Extension
Image I/O
you can check out here :

Gagan (/^_^\) SCJP2 SCWCD IBM486 <br />Die-hard JavaMonk -- little Java a day, keeps you going.<br /><a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">My Blog</a>
arun mahajan
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Joined: Dec 07, 2001
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Promotion at Javaranch forum means a lot of advantages.. lot of questions..lot of peoples thought..and a new book to peep in..Thanks to everybody..
Gagan can u pl give me the exact path for the PDF download...
Cindy Glass
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
Posts: 8521
Well he practically gave it to you. It is the first thing on the page that he linked you to.
Since it is JavaLobby's giveAway - you should go to JavaLobby to get it (the link that he gave you at the end) and click on the image of the book.

"JavaRanch, where the deer and the Certified play" - David O'Meara
Greg Travis

Joined: Mar 18, 2002
Posts: 9
Hi everyone.
Thanks for the warm welcome.

<a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Greg Travis</a>, author of <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">JDK 1.4 Tutorial</a> from <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Manning Publications</a>.
I agree. Here's the link:
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