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Seema Ahuja
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Joined: Feb 01, 2006
Posts: 32
Hi all,

I am trying to work out the Beer Selection example given in head first book.
I have jdk1.5.0_01 installed and apache-tomcat-5.5.20 version of tomcat installed. I read some where that j2ee.jar file in the lib directory should be placed in the classpath.Having done that i sill get the " import javax.servlet.* package javax.servlet does not exist" error.
Also i noticed that in the my jdk folder i have a package named javax but inside that there was no package named servlet.

Please let me know as to where i am going wrong in this web app?
awaiting your response

Thanks
Seema
Kishore Balla
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Joined: Jun 08, 2005
Posts: 165
I guess you need to add servlet-api.jar to your classpath..

Its path will be something like below

C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 5.5\common\lib\servlet-api.jar


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Seema Ahuja
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Joined: Feb 01, 2006
Posts: 32
Thanks!! That worked !!
 
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