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Prashanth Lingala
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Joined: Nov 13, 2004
Posts: 66
Hi Friends...
I got a peculiar problem...

i have a directory c:\first in which i have placed A.java
i have a directory c:\second in which i have placed B.java

Here's the source:



and


A.java compiles fine
So far so good...
when i compile from B.java c:\second on the command prompt

i get the following error

C:\second>javac B.java
B.java:3: package first does not exist
import first.*;
^
B.java:5: cannot resolve symbol
symbol : class A
location: class second.B
class B extends A {}
^
2 errors


I dont know what mistake i am making...???
kindly explain me...


Have A Nice Day !!!
A Kumar
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Joined: Jul 04, 2004
Posts: 979
hi,

Ur package A is not in the classpath...

Set it and u wud be on ur way..

Bye
Layne Lund
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Joined: Dec 06, 2001
Posts: 3061
If you need help with setting your CLASSPATH, see this page from our friendly FAQ!

Layne


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