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What about this error message

Awdhesh Kumar

Joined: Mar 17, 2001
Posts: 3
Hello Friends
I have installed jdk1.3 beta. to test I worte this piece of code

<<file name is>>
import java.lang.*;
import java.util.* ;
import* ;
public class a1 {
public static void main(String args[] )
System.out.println("HI Awdhesh You have done it");
NO complie time error
while executing the error read is

" Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: a1 "
Can someone reply to this as what should I do
Also pl. specify what should be my classpath <<drive>>\jdk1.3 or ???

Cindy Glass
"The Hood"

Joined: Sep 29, 2000
Posts: 8521
Your classpath needs to include whereever the class file for a1 is. Also make sure that the capitalization of your java command matches the way it is in the class file (looks right but . . .)

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Susan Delph
Ranch Hand

Joined: Feb 24, 2001
Posts: 34
Try running your program using this:

java -classpath . a1

The -classpath . specifies "look in THIS directory for a1".
Awdhesh Kumar

Joined: Mar 17, 2001
Posts: 3
Thanks problem is solved.
Percy Densmore
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 214
Thanks Susan,
I was having the same problem with my DOS Promt. Your tip worked for me too. Cool! Does that mean my Autoexec.bat is using a different classpath?
I agree. Here's the link:
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