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Why should i buy the book "jBoss in Action"?

matias Yaryura

Joined: Sep 15, 2008
Posts: 20
i'm interesting to learn about jBoss but why should i buy this book and dont read any free book in Internet?

Thank for read me and sorry for my english.
Jaikiran Pai

Joined: Jul 20, 2005
Posts: 10066

Reason number 1 - This book is for JBossAS-5.0 version of the server. Right now, there are no other books available for JBossAS5 and this is the only one

I'll let the authors mention some more

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Javid Jamae
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Joined: May 14, 2008
Posts: 198
I guess you're asking why you should buy it versus buy another book. Please see other posts in this forum, we've already answered that.

I also wrote this blog entry a while back:

Author: JBoss in Action,, @javidjamae on Twitter
Peter Johnson

Joined: May 14, 2008
Posts: 5823

Yes, there is quite a bit of free information about JBoss technologies on the internet. Some are decent, others are not worth the bandwidth necessary to transfer the bits to your browser. What we have done is distilled the information into a format that is easily readable. In addition, our book is focused on the practical side of things - we show you how to get things done.

JBoss In Action
Consider Paul's rocket mass heater.
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