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Manoj Singh
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Joined: Aug 10, 2000
Posts: 41
Hi guys !
My application comprises of a conenction pooling class which reads the environment properties(Like driver url etc) from a properties file and an applet which uses this Connetion Pooling class for getting database connection. I am trying to run this in VAJ but it says that check if the properties file in the class path. HOw can I do it ???
Please help !!!
ThanX
Manoj
I know that this thread belongs to some other forum...but since I want teh answer asap I had to put it here(i feel this forum is accessed more frequently then the one which relates to IDE's)

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Terence Doyle
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Joined: May 30, 2001
Posts: 328
HI,
On UNIX/LINUX type echo $CLASSPATH at the command line and it will print out all the files and directories that are configured to be included.
To edit the CLASSPATH you will have to edit a profile - but where to do it and if you have permission will depend on your setup.

On Windows open the autoexec.bat file and you will see lines like this:
set CLASSPATH=c:\dirname\subdirname;C:\anotherdir\anothersubdir;
other lines below the first one might set new values and then include the previous definition like this:
CLASSPATH=C:\newdir\newsubdir;%CLASSPATH%;
Hope that helps,
Terry
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