This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum.
We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Swing / AWT / SWT and the fly likes Error Help Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Swing / AWT / SWT
Bookmark "Error Help" Watch "Error Help" New topic

Error Help

Richard West
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jan 07, 2005
Posts: 127
Hi everyone,

I am doing a custom document in which i am always getting an error at the point when i want to use the java HTMLReader class. The compiler says something about an enclosing instance and i really have no idea what the compiler means.

Here is the code

This is exactly what the compiler says

I do not seem to know what the compiler means about my error on using the java HTMLReader class.

I hope someone can help me with this error

Thank You

Yours Sincerely

Richard West
Ernest Friedman-Hill
author and iconoclast

Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24189

It means you can't use an HTMLReader without an HTMLDocument. Given that you've got an HTMLDocument in the variable "document", the syntax would be

HTMLDocument.HTMLReader reader = HTMLDocument.HTMLReader(...)

[Jess in Action][AskingGoodQuestions]
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Error Help
It's not a secret anymore!