Thornton Rose

19 articles

Javadoc Programming

The Javadoc Tool was originally designed to generate API documentation from Java source code. Now, it is not only a documentation generator, but an an extensible...

Jumping Into JBoss

JBoss is a free, open source, application server that implements the complete Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) stack, including Java Server Pages (JSP), servlets, and Enterprise...

Software Testing for Programmers, Part 2

Whenever you are tempted to type something into a print statement or a debugger expression, write it as a test instead. —Martin Fowler In my previous...

Software Testing for Programmers, Part 1

Some programmers do it as they code, and others wait until the end. Either way, testing is a necessary part of any software development project....

Jumping into JAXP

Java plus XML is a combination of skills that is currently much in demand. For Java programmers that want jump into the XML fray, this...

Serializing Java Objects as XML

<!-- Serializing Java Objects as XML (Serialization with XML) by Thornton Rose 6/24/2002 Copyright© 2002, Thornton Rose. --> Until the release of Java 2 Standard Edition (J2SE) Version 1.4,...

JavaBean Proxies

While developing a small database application for keeping a work journal, I discovered I needed a way to map JavaBean properties to JTable columns. This led...

Good Java Style: Part 2

Introduction This is the conclusion of a two-part series on Java coding style. In Good Java Style: Part 1 , I introduced my case for...

Good Java Style: Part 1

Introduction Having worked as a software developer and consultant for many years, I have seen a large amount of code in a variety of...

Java Internet Programming: Level 3

This is the final installment in a three-part series on writing Java programs that use and implement Internet services. In the previous two...

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