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Package compilation

geeta rai
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Joined: Sep 18, 2003
Posts: 48
I've a class "a.java" in the folder d:\practice\com\dan and have a package statement
package com.dan
as the first statement in a.java. I want to put the compiled file in a separate folder d:\practice\classes so i compiled the file as
javac -d classes com\dan\a.java from the "practice" folder.
The file got compiled but two additional folders com and dan were created in classes folder. How can i compile it without creating those additional folders?
Maulin Vasavada
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Joined: Nov 04, 2001
Posts: 1871
Hi Geeta
well, if we create a package then it will create folders you see. Can you let us know the reason why you don't want those folders (com/dan) there?
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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