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Help!!!!! calling an instance of a class

 
nash avin
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Hi all,
I hope this is the right forum to post this topic.I am doing so cause I am dealing with servlets.In the init() method of a servlet.I want to call an instance of another class UserPresent.java .I will post the code below


The compiler keeps complaining saying that .......
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AuthenticateServlet21.java:12: cannot resolve symbol
symbol : class UserPresent
location: class package1.structure.AuthenticateServlet21
UserPresent userpresent = new UserPresent();
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I have included the package package1.structure in both the servlet code and the UserPresent code.
Kindly let me know what could be the problem.
Help would be appreciated
Thanks
AS
 
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Nash,
Are these two .java files in the same folder on your machine? Also, are you trying to compile them together or separately? Try doing a:
javac *.java
 
nash avin
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Thanks for the reply,
I did compile as you directed.
javac *.java but....I am getting the same errors.
Let me know what could be the problem.
Thanks
AS
 
Craig Jackson
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I would first make sure UserPresent.java is in the same directory/folder structure as AuthenticateServlet21.java.

I would suggest, first compiling UserPresent.java and then your servlet.
This will verify that there are no problems with UserPresent.java (i.e. package name, class name etc).
 
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