Chapter 30. XPer Tries Java

After the C3 project ended, most of the team was transferred to work on the human resources intranet. I found how they were using the principles of XP to improve their lives on a new project heartening. What follows is a description of how Rich Garzaniti, exC3er and devoted XPer, is introducing testing and modern development tools into an environment where none existed.

One of the first tasks on my new assignment was to change an intranet Web application to access a different directory service. The application had been born four years earlier and was using its own Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directory ...

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