This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan on-line! See this thread for details.
It can be very difficult to intelligently discuss topics posted in multiple places, whether it's multiple threads in a JavaRanch forum, multiple JavaRanch forums, or multiple forum websites. I recommend carrying this discussion on over at StackExchange.
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