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G.T. Reddy
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Joined: Jun 25, 2002
Posts: 45
Hi Guys,
I am trying to generate javadoc using command line option "-link". But I am getting en error like "Error fetching URL:". This is due to proxy problem.I am behind the proxy.
Please give me solution how to overcome this problem?.
Jon Strayer
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Joined: Dec 04, 2002
Posts: 133
Are you behind a proxy server? If so, you have to pass the paramters to JavaDoc.

R. Shellbay

Joined: Sep 19, 2003
Posts: 13
This is a common problem when building javadoc offline, or from "offline" locations. The link option is , as far as i know, used for locating the packagelist for the thirdparty api you are using. You may copy this package list to a local directory and tell javadoc to obtain the packagelist from that location instead.
If you're using ant this can be done like this:
I agree. Here's the link:
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