Lecture 1: Exercises
The main purpose of the first exercise session is to make sure that you are ready to start programming next time. So you should install the software and familiarise yourself with the IDE.
1. Install IDE
You should install an IDE. If you do not already have any preferences then choose "Eclipse for Java Developers" from the eclipse download page.
2. Install Java
You may need to install the Java "JDK 6 Update 4" from the Java download site
3. Hello World
Write, compile and execute a "Hello World" program.
You can choose to follow the tutorial in eclipse.
An example of such a program can be found on page 21 of the text book.
Answer point 1 through 9 of the Quiz for Chapter 1 on page 17.