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Duran Harris
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Joined: Nov 09, 2008
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Hi all,

If you search you will see that Head First EJB has a published date of 11 May 2009...How is this possible when K&B havent released a new edition...If this is a problem,someone should please inform amazon so people don't get fooled into buying the wrong book....

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Devaka Cooray
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That book is for EJB 2.0, not for EJB 3.0

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Inewie Green

Joined: Jul 04, 2009
Posts: 5

Good point, I bought the book from Amazon and I got the 2.0 version. I am still reading it for backwards knowledge, but it was not what i was expecting. Does anyone know if there is a copy of the source code used in the book, available for download in internet? Thanks.

Mihai Radulescu
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Joined: Sep 18, 2003
Posts: 918

Hi guys,

I have the same dilemma, on I can find the new book but on the old one, I think is wrong because the ISBN codes are the same for the both books.
Even more the headfirst page (from O'Reilly) shows only the old book.


I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link:
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