Use development tools available on Linux, such as the GNU Compiler for Java (gcj), Ant, the NetBeans IDE, IBM's Eclipse Java IDE, JUnit, and SunONE Studio
Develop business logic layers using Java DataBase Connectivity (JDBC)
Add a Web interface using servlets and JSPs
Add a GUI using Sun's Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT) and IBM's SWT
Deploy EJBs in Linux
The authors conclude by demonstrating how a hierarchy of budgets can be created, tracked, and shared with Concurrent Versions System (CVS). A companion Website includes all source code and a link to each tool described.
Java(TM) Application Development on Linux(R) can propel you from a standing start to the full-speed development and deployment of Java applications on Linux.