Java Puzzlers. Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases. By Joshua Bloch and Neal Gafter. “Java puzzlers is a must-read for every Java developer, from the neophyte to. Java Puzzlers: Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases Have you ever spent days chasing a bug caused by a trap or pitfall in Java or its libraries? Do you like. “Every programming language has its quirks. This lively book reveals oddities of the Java programming language through entertaining and thought-provoking.
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Most of the puzzles take the form of a short program whose behavior isn’t what casee seems. Puzzles are grouped loosely according to the features they use, and detailed solutions follow each puzzle.
A Catalog of Traps and Pitfalls. Great way to learn the corner ccases of the Java language up to Java 5. If you want to learn something about Java, pick one of Joshua Bloch’s other excellent! References to this book Code Quality: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Share your thoughts with other customers.
Java Puzzlers: Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases
Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. I had no idea about all the things that I didn’t know: Antaris86 rated it it was amazing Feb 14, If you are a Java-Guru this might be fun to read. Can you figure out what it does? As a keen programmer, I’ve read more than hundred books about all aspects of software development. Oct 15, Rahul Jaca rated it liked it. This book is more like a brain teaser than real computer book. Other editions – View all Java Puzzlers: Mildy interesting, but not the kind of thing you’d want to use for interview questions.
Java Puzzlers: Traps, Pitfalls, and Corner Cases by Joshua Bloch
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In the tradition of Effective Java”, Bloch and Gafter dive deep into the subtleties of the Java programming language and its core libraries. Can you figure out what it does?
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Book is fun but will be mostly useless for experienced Java programmer. Thinking in Java 4th Edition. Horatiu Dan rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Apr 24, Stephen Mak rated it really liked it. I found a lot of the puzzles more annoying than educational especially the problems regarding unicode. A handy catalog of traps and pitfalls at the back of the book provides a concise taxonomy for future reference.
Puzzles are grouped loosely according to the features they use, and detailed solutions follow each puzzle. Joshua Bloch is a principal engineer at Google and a Jolt Award-winner. A handy catalog of traps and pitfalls at the back of the book provides a concise taxonomy for future reference. Java Concurrency in Practice Paperback. One person found this helpful. Paperbackpages.
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Jan 27, Christian Brumm rated it it was ok Shelves: This lively book reveals oddities of the Java programming language through entertaining and thought-provoking programming puzzles. A very fun and insightful read for puzzlres who want to master Java.
Each chapter of the book features a collection of “puzz Full review also on my blog: A book that’ll make every Java developer go of “What?
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. That’s not to say that reading it isn’t useful, you’ll ad learn a bit about the book, but if you’re looking to learn “how to write good Java code” this is not the book for you again, see Bloch’s other book for that.
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Have you ever spent days chasing a bug caused by a trap or pitfall in Java or its libraries? For a typical Java developer you’ll almost never run into most of the tidbits in this book.
I have to say I was lost in some of those puzzles before in my real-world programming history In short it’s a must have along with Effective Java pitfallss your Java bookshelf.
It’s a definite must read Then this is the book for you! She read the first puzzle. Full review also on my blog: From inside the book. We went to the blackboard casws, we’re so geeky and our NY apartment’s so small that there’s a blackboard in the dining nook. Amazon Second Chance Pass it cornrr, trade it in, give it a second life.