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Marc Torpe
Greenhorn

Joined: Jul 11, 2008
Posts: 5
Hi guys,
i tried to use Free Self Tester (link found here) but it doesn't work properly.

Here are screens




I run this with "java -jar santis.jar" command.

I throwed an exception:



How to make this work?

Thanks in advance
Deepak Bala
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Joined: Feb 24, 2006
Posts: 6662
    
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It appears the tester has a program error. May be the guys who programmed this should take the SCJP

Are you sure you are invoking the program correctly ?


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Marc Torpe
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Joined: Jul 11, 2008
Posts: 5
Running with "java -jar santis.jar" command or double-click gives the same result.

Is there any other way i should try to run this?
Marc Torpe
Greenhorn

Joined: Jul 11, 2008
Posts: 5
Hehe, i downloaded sources for this. Located main() method, added

and now it's working

Maybe it's true that they should take SCJP Or at least read some tutorial about i18n
Matt Russell
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Joined: Aug 15, 2006
Posts: 165
Looks like it's an issue with the localisation (language translation).

Try running it explicitly telling it the language and region, e.g.:

java -Duser.language=en -Duser.region=US -jar santis_JCP.jar

[Ah, I see you've already fixed it, sorted!]
[ July 12, 2008: Message edited by: Matt Russell ]

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Philipp Gressly Freimann
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Joined: Oct 29, 2009
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Hi There

I just fixed the mentioned problem. Hope it works.

Sorry for the inconvenience, I myself took the exam SJCP 1.2, there was nothing about i18n those times, where should I know from ? ;-)

Let me know, if it still fails.

Actually I added the following code to the main() method:



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Ankit Garg
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Joined: Aug 03, 2008
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Philipp please Dont Wake The Zombies. The thread is more than 1 year old, the original person who asked the question might not even read your reply...


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