The chapters in this book gave specific instructions on using STS when creating projects and implementing the sample code within each chapter. If you have gone through all the samples, you will already have a fair understanding of STS.
The objective of this appendix is to describe other basic topics when using STS that were not covered in the regular chapters. This appendix is intended for developers who are not familiar with STS. However, basic knowledge of using Eclipse for Java application development is assumed.
If you already are an Eclipse power user or are familiar with STS (or the Spring IDE), feel free to skip this appendix and use it for reference only when required.
In this appendix, we ...