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Dirk Trompetter

Joined: Aug 21, 2001
Posts: 13
how can i set the java classpath on linux?
Nathan Pruett

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

It's right here in the tooldocs...

Basically, all you have to do is :

[This message has been edited by Nathan Pruett (edited October 15, 2001).]

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kim jungil

Joined: Sep 27, 2001
Posts: 27
Originally posted by Dirk Trompetter:
how can i set the java classpath on linux?

under linux, if you install jdk under /usr/jdk1.3, then export /usr/jdk1.3 to system variable PATH to enable java, javac to run.
For classpath, export those package your are going to use to system variable CLASSPATH will be enough.
In most of the case, it is good to include . and .. in the CLASSPATH, this is to notice the JRE to find in the current directory and its parent directory.
Kem Bro

Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 25
I'm not sure what shell you run, but I set my CLASSPATH
variable in the .bashrc in my home directory. Handy also to
set JAVA_HOME here. Take a look, there should be other
examples in there aswell.
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