Hi! I just started with Servlet, Tomcat runs fine and I also got my first Servlet working, but I placed the .class file with copy/paste in the WEB-INF/classes dir. First I used javac -d c:\..\WEB-INF\classes.*java from the src dir, but the class file appeared in the src dir. Please help! Othmar
If that's literally how you typed it, that's your problem. Try: "javac -d ../WEB-INF/classes *.java If your directories are:
Then you should get the proper results. I prefer the forward slashes even under Windows, but your actual problem was in not leaving a space after the destination directory name (plus having a questionable destination path syntax).
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