Introduction to Programming Using Java, Version 5.0
News and Errata
- February 5, 2007 -- OOP2_from_Univ_KwaZulu-Natal.pdf.
Anban Pillay (School of Computer Science, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa) has put together a
set of notes for a second course in Object Oriented Programming using Java. This is the
second version of his notes; it is based on Version 5.0 of my book. The notes use parts
of Chapters 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, and 11 together with
additional material from other sources. A nice PDF (1.4 MB) of the notes can be downloaded through
See the preface of the PDF for more details.
- January 16, 2007 -- I have made a printed version of the full textbook
available at lulu.com. See http://www.lulu.com/content/612392. Previously, only the first seven
chapters were available in a printed version. The complete version, at 700 pages,
is rather thick and a little unwieldy. (Please do not feel any obligation to buy the
printed version -- I do not make any money from it.)
- January 16, 2007 -- A new "linked" PDF has been added to the
download section of the main page. This PDF contains
internal links for navigation and external links to material on the web site that
is not included in the PDF. This PDF in more suitable for reading on line, rather
- December 18, 2006 -- Version 5.0 is released. This version of the
book requires Java 5.0 or higher.