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Simple Package Problem.....

Steve Jensen
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Joined: Sep 23, 2002
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Folks, my wotking directory is C:\java

All my programs are held in sub-directories inside this folder.

For ther code listed below, I created a folder called MyPack, ie

c:\java\MyPack

The code below:-


Gives me the following error when I compile it:-

AccountBalance.java": Package C:\Java\MyPack\AccountBalance.java stated in source MyPack does not match directory C:\Java\MyPack\AccountBalance.java. at line 2, column 9

Can anybody explain why?

AccountBalance.java is in the directory structire c:\java\MyPack

Any help is appreciated. Thanks in advance


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Paul Santa Maria
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Joined: Feb 24, 2004
Posts: 236
Uh - did you try saying "public class AccountBalance"?

There might be other problems, but that's the first thing I'd try...

'Hope that helps .. PSM


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Jesper de Jong
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You should compile this from the directory C:\Java:

C:\> cd Java
C:\Java> javac MyPack\AccountBalance.java


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