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First, a big thanks to Jean-Georges Perrin for being here to promote the book Spark in Action.

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    Book Promo Winner - Spark in Action - Tuesday, July 28th, 2020


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    This week, we're delighted to have Jean-Georges Perrin helping to answer questions about the new book Spark in Action.


    The promotion starts Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 and will end on Friday, July 31st, 2020

    We'll be selecting four random posters in this forum to win a free copy of the book provided by the publisher, Manning.


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    First, a big thanks to Kevlin Henney & Trisha Gee for being here to promote the book 97 Things Every Java Programmer Should Know.

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    Book Promo Winner - 97 Things Every Java Programmer Should Know - Tuesday, July 7th, 2020


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    1 month ago
    This week, we're delighted to have Kevlin Henney & Trisha Gee helping to answer questions about the new book 97 Things Every Java Programmer Should Know.


    The promotion starts Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 and will end on Friday, July 10th, 2020

    We'll be selecting four random posters in this forum to win a free copy of the book provided by the publisher, O'Reilly.


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    1 month ago
    First, a big thanks to Adam L. Davis for being here to promote the book Modern Programming Made Easy: Using Java, Scala, Groovy, and JavaScript.

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  • Skumar Patel
  • Brett Lewinski
  • Sam Muller

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    Book Promo Winner - Modern Programming Made Easy: Using Java, Scala, Groovy, and JavaScript - Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020


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    1 month ago
    This week, we're delighted to have Adam L. Davis helping to answer questions about the new book Modern Programming Made Easy: Using Java, Scala, Groovy, and JavaScript.

    The promotion starts Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 and will end on Friday, June 26th, 2020

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    1 month ago
    Tim you never fail to get my mostly dormant 'nerdy tinkering mode' up and paying attention, especially after the last time you shared an insight into your data management systems.
    1 month ago
    Nothing anywhere near as elaborate as you. My data requirements are low so I have 2 x 1TB disks configured as RAID 1 (Mirror) which gives a logical disk of 1TB. I do it that way because it's simple and the 2 bay NAS is a nice size to tuck away in a cupboard. No failures yet so can't attest to the ease of replacement process.
    1 month ago
    Oh boy, that sounds serious Ron.

    Have a blessed day!
    2 months ago
    First, a big thanks to Paul Azunre for being here to promote the book Transfer Learning for Natural Language Processing (MEAP) .

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  • Lucian Maly
  • Don Horrell
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    Book Promo Winner - Transfer Learning for Natural Language Processing (MEAP)  - Tuesday, May 26th, 2020


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    Publisher: The Pragmatic Bookshelf

    Summary

    Summary

    The Pragmatic Bookshelf wrote:
    The Pragmatic Programmers classic is back! Freshly updated for modern software development, Pragmatic Unit Testing in Java 8 With JUnit teaches you how to write and run easily maintained unit tests in JUnit with confidence. You’ll learn mnemonics to help you know what tests to write, how to remember all the boundary conditions, and what the qualities of a good test are. You’ll see how unit tests can pay off by allowing you to keep your system code clean, and you’ll learn how to handle the stuff that seems too tough to test.



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  • What to Test: The Right-BICEP (excerpt)
  • Refactoring to Cleaner Code (excerpt)


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  • 2 months ago
    First, a big thanks to the publisher Addison-Wesley Professional for participating in our regular CodeRanch Book Promotion to promote the new book Clean Agile.

    The winners are:

  • Junilu Lacar
  • Al Razor
  • Peter Schulze
  • Cleo Junior

  • This week we are running things a little differently. Since the author of this book, Robert C Martin, did not visit the forums and join in with the plentiful discussions about Agile, the publisher Addison-Wesley Professional has kindly offered that the winners can pick any title of their choosing as their prize. While we suggest staying on topic and picking something from their Agile Development section you are welcome to choose any title you like from informit.com.

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    This week, we're delighted to have Robert C Martin helping to answer questions about the new book Clean Agile.

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    The exception message tells you everything you need to know to identify the problem. Take a look at the line it's complaining about

    If you take a look at the documentation for Paths.get(String first, String... more), can you see if you're handling the correct return type?
    3 months ago
    My parents took me to see the original Star Wars trilogy at the cinema in my home town (sadly no longer there, has been a Vauxhall dealership and a Tesco Express since). All three movies, all in one day, with popcorn and choc ices in the interludes and everything.
    3 months ago