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Loading resources using classloader

Anonymous
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Hello,
I have an applet and I need to load a picture to display in the applet. What I've tried is including the file containg the picture in the jar-file that holds my applet and other classes and then getting the picture using ClassLoader.getSystemResource(filename) and ClassLoader.getSystemResourceAsStream(filename) and that won't work.
Will I need to call the methods of the applets classloader instance instead of the static ones? If so how do I do that?
Tim Holloway
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This comes out of "Java Examples in a Nutshell" from O'Reilly & Associates (David Flanagan, author). It has been condensed slightly.


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Anonymous
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Thanks, works great
 
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