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Import error

Lydia Su
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Joined: Apr 27, 2001
Posts: 13
i have the javabook package but the compiler keeps giving me an error "Package javabook not found in import"
why does it keep giving me this???
Junilu Lacar
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Joined: Feb 26, 2001
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check CLASSPATH and make sure that it includes the correct path to javabook. If your java program is in the same directory as javabook, be sure to include ".;" in your CLASSPATH string.
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Junilu

[This message has been edited by JUNILU LACAR (edited May 25, 2001).]


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Lydia Su
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Joined: Apr 27, 2001
Posts: 13
i tried that, it didn't work...
Mike Curwen
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
Posts: 3695

If your javabook package is jar'd up, you have to include the actual jar name (add the end of the proper path) in your classpath. Maybe that's it?

Also, if you're using an IDE of some sort, be aware that not all of them use system classpath settings. You would need to look for something like a 'library' to add jars to, or something similar.
[This message has been edited by Mike Curwen (edited May 29, 2001).]
Cindy Glass
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
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It SOUNDS like your import statement is coded wrong. Can you show us what you coded, AND what your actual classpath is?


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