Meaningless Drivel is fun!*
The moose likes Struts and the fly likes New to struts Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of Java 8 in Action this week in the Java 8 forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Frameworks » Struts
Bookmark "New to struts" Watch "New to struts" New topic
Author

New to struts

Bhavesh Saraswat
Greenhorn

Joined: Jan 20, 2013
Posts: 18

Hi,
I am quite new to struts and I am willing to lean it. I am not sure which book is good for startup. So if anybody could help me find a good book for struts then it will be a great help for me. I have good understanding of core java and servlet/jsp.

Please help me finding a good book or good study material.


OCPJP SE6
Jeanne Boyarsky
internet detective
Marshal

Joined: May 26, 2003
Posts: 29287
    
140

Are you looking to learn Struts 1.X or 2.X? They are quite different. Struts 2.X used to be called WebWorks so it's not just like a later version.

Either way the online documentation is a good starting point. It is very thorough and provides a good guide to all the moving parts.


[Blog] [JavaRanch FAQ] [How To Ask Questions The Smart Way] [Book Promos]
Blogging on Certs: SCEA Part 1, Part 2 & 3, Core Spring 3, OCAJP, OCPJP beta, TOGAF part 1 and part 2
Joe Ess
Bartender

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 8715
    
    6

Our struts FAQ is a good place to start.
And if you don't have a good reason to learn Struts 1 (i.e. you are maintaining a Struts 1 application), don't bother with it. It has some serious architectural problems that Struts 2 was designed to fix.


"blabbing like a narcissistic fool with a superiority complex" ~ N.A.
[How To Ask Questions On JavaRanch]
Bhavesh Saraswat
Greenhorn

Joined: Jan 20, 2013
Posts: 18

Thanks for the advice!!

I have gone through the comparison between Struts 1.x and 2.x. Indeed struts 2 is far better, more flexible and easy to implement than 1. I don't have to maintain any struts application so I think I can start learning Struts2.

Thanks again!!

 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: New to struts
 
Similar Threads
Please suggest a good struts book for beginner ?
pls. suggest me a good book for struts
Book on Struts
references for struts 2
struts material