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JDBC workbook?

 
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What level of experience is this book aimed at?
 
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I think it works for beginners, but also the seasoned dev who wants to really get a good understanding of JDBC. From connection pools, query logging to transaction isolation levels. But it's written in a sequential way, i.e. you can work your way through it, step by step and get a whole lot of explanations along the way, if you are more of a beginner.
 
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Thank you Do you explain the modern ways to get Connections, none of this Class.forName(...); stuff we used to have to use?
 
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Yup. There's really no "legacy" information in it, all of it is modern 2020 JDBC stuff.
 
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Marco Behler wrote:. . . no "legacy" information . . . .

Why should beginners worry about legacy code? Do they even need to know there is such a thing as legacy code?
 
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Nah, they shouldn't worry. I meant more "legacy" concepts like Class.forName etc. Anyhow
 
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