1. Getting Started with Java

1.1. Introduction

f5java.com Java tutorial attempts to provide the beginner and experienced Java programmers, a place to learn and brush up the Java programming skills, by providing comprehensive Java tutorial + Java video lessons + Java test and programming assignments to test and hone the skills to be successful Java programmers.

So without further adieu, lets get started and f5java.com wishes you all the best.

1.2. Environment setup

f5java.com java tutorial is designed to be hands on and uses Eclipse IDE for program demonstration. Let’s setup the environment as below.

1.3. Sample Hello World Program

Continuing the classic way of learning programming language, we’ll start by writing our first “Hello World” Java programming. Get used to it we’ll have to do lots of hands on coding through out this tutorial.

			package javatutorial;

			/**
			 * My first Java HelloWorld class prints the Hello World message.
			 * 
			 * @author f5java.com
			 */
			public class HelloWorld {

				public static void main(String[] args) {
					System.out.println("Hello World : I am learning java @ f5java.com");
				}

			}