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problem installing junit

Kevin Knowles
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Joined: Dec 29, 2002
Posts: 45
I did a search on junit and some ranch hand said that the XP processing etc., was the best place to post junit questions. So, here I am.
My installation directory for junit is c:\junit3.
I tried the first test and got the following error message:
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: junit/textui/TestRunner ...
What could I be doing wrong?
Lasse Koskela

Joined: Jan 23, 2002
Posts: 11962
Sounds like you don't have junit.jar in your classpath when running the tests?

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Kevin Knowles
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Joined: Dec 29, 2002
Posts: 45
But, I followed the installation instructions and copied the classpath to my system environment.
set classpath=%classpath%;INSTALL_DIR\junit3\junit.jar
P.S. - I'm using WindowsXP.
[ June 25, 2003: Message edited by: Kevin Knowles ]
Frank Carver

Joined: Jan 07, 1999
Posts: 6920
I'm guessing that should have been:
set classpath=%classpath%;c:\junit3\junit.jar
INSTALL_DIR is just a symbol indicating that you should use whatever directory you installed into.

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Cindy Glass
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
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Moving to the testing forum.

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