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Compilation Using Argfiles

Timmy Chen

Joined: Nov 19, 2005
Posts: 3
I am experinmenting with the compilation through javac in the command lines window in Windows XP. Everything works fine untile I start using argfiles.

Here is my command line:

This works perfectly until I try to use argfiles:

where options file contains:

and classes file contains:

Somehow, when I use the argfiles command line, javac is telling me that I am having invalid flag. I think it is probably due to the white space that I have. If that is the case, how do I have javac regorgnize the white space in argfiles?
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