Skills Expanded

Add Database Admin Features to a Java Book Store Web App

What you'll learn

In this project you’ll follow along with our instructions and add update and delete features to the admin section of an existing Java Web application.

Table of contents

  • Set up your local environment for projects. We'll walk you through everything you need to know, including how to install and configure your environment to be able to complete all of the tasks.
Deleting Books From a Database
  • Write code that calls a method to delete a book record from the database when an HTML link is clicked.
Showing an Edit Form
  • Write code that conditionally shows either an update form or form to add a new book depending on whether or not there are any books in the database.
Updating Books In a Database
  • Write code that calls a method to update a book record from the database when an HTML form is submitted.

About the author

Sarah just finished her PhD in Computer Science and in that process found two loves: inventing things and teaching. Working at Pluralsight allows her to do what she loves and work with some amazing people. When she's not teaching she's outside, enjoying the Florida sunshine with her family.

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