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Help in extracting javax.servlet.*

ricky gonzalez
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Hi, I am confused about extracting the javax.servlet.* package. Where should I extract the files to? And should I compile them myself? I know these are really dumb questions, but can someone please help me?
Thanks!
William Brogden
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If you are talking about the servlet.jar file, don't extract the classes. This is a "standard extension" package so place the jar file in the:
JDK1.2\jre\lib\ext
directory - the compiler will automatically look there.
Bill
ricky gonzalez
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Thank you so much Bill!!
lokesh reddy
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There is no need to extract the above mentioned package. Just as soon as you install the jsdk2.x, set your classpath as follows
set classpath=.;c:\jsdk2.x\lib;
if your are using windows 95, you can set this path in autoexec.bat file. Or else, if u r using Windows Nt then you have to do this in controlpanel->sytem->classpath.
After setting the classpath, just reboot ur system.
That's all and you will find your program running without any errors.
If hope, u find this info useful.
Loke.
 
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