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Hi i cleared scjp with 93% and now i am interested to prepare for SCWCD.
So anyone can tell me about what is HFSJ and how is it useful to prepare for SCWCD.
 
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It's a book; see the first entry on the http://faq.javaranch.com/java/ScwcdLinks
 
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and never forget to read the servlet and jsp specification
 
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Hi Sandeep

Do you mean to read through the two specs? or just refer it when you have a question?

How about the JSTL spec?

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How about the JSTL spec?



Yes. That's also as important as other two.
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Its really necesary read the specifications?
 
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Well, I couldn't get myself to reading the spec (tried briefly but failed miserably ) but I managed to pass the exam with 97%. So as far as the exam is concerned, reading the spec isn't necessary.
 
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I passed the exam using only HFSJ and coding what I leearned in HFSJ.
 
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I would recommend just skimming through the specs.

There are some topics which come in exam but are not covered in HFSJ.

also give a reading to "SCWCD Exam kit" by Manning
 
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Hi Sandeep,

Please tell us which topics we forgot to include!!

Thanks,

Bert
 
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I think dynamic attributes was one of them...
 
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I think Sandeep is referring to the first edition of the book.
 
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Perhaps you right, I just finished ready the 2nd Edition and it was fantastic very informative and interesting read. More so the 2nd Edition did include dynamic attributes with an example related to the html <select> tag.
 
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