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Java SE 6TM Platform at a Glance

This document covers the JavaTM Platform, Standard Edition 6 JDK. Its product version number is 6 and developer version number is 1.6.0, as described in Version 6 or 1.6.0? For information on a feature of the JDK, click on its component in the diagram below.

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Compatibility
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Guide to Features - Java Platform
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Java Database Connectivity (JDBCTM) docs
Java IDL docs
Java Naming and Directory InterfaceTM (JNDI) docs
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Annotation Processing Tool docs
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Java Platform Debugger Architecture (JPDA) docs
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JDK Tools and Utilities
Reference documentation for the JDK tools and utilities.

JDK Tool and Utility Documentation
       Including Troubleshooting and Diagnostic Information
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Java SE 6 Trouble-Shooting and Diagnostic Guide
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Java Web Start Samples
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Java Examples
        Java Developers Almanac
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The Java Tutorial
        An example-filled guide to the Java programming language and core APIs.
website
 
Effective Java
        Best selling guide about best programming practices.
website
 
Training for the Java programming language
        Directory of various training resources.
website
 
On-Line Courses for the Java Programming Language
        Courses from the Java Developer ConnectionSM.
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The Java Class Libraries
        Code examples for the Java 2 Platform API:
1.2 Supplement
1.1 Packages: java.lang, java.net, java.text, java.util, java.math
1.1 Packages: java.applet, java.awt, java.beans
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The Java FAQ
        Frequently asked questions about Java and the JDK.
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Code Conventions for the Java Programming Language
        Standards and styles for coding Java programs.
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Java Documentation in HTMLHelp and WinHelp Formats
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