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Source directory path missing

selvakumar Thiyagarajan
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Joined: Oct 06, 2008
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Hi,
I am newbie to j2ee.I am using Jboss eclipse IDE. When i try a compile a JSP,a pop up window stating that "Source directory path missing". What should i need to do to successfully compile a JSP.?Please give me suggestions :roll:
Satya Maheshwari
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Joined: Jan 01, 2007
Posts: 368
I guess you should post it to the IDE forum.


Thanks and Regards
Balu Sadhasivam
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Joined: Jan 01, 2009
Posts: 874

Jboss , eclipse , JSP nothing relates to this forum

You mean your are compiling JSP :?:
Peter Johnson
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selvakumar, JBoss IDE is an old product that is no longer under development. It has been replaced by JBoss Tools. I would suggest using Eclipse 3.3 or 3.4 with JBoss Tools. Also, you should start by creating a Dynamic Web Project.

One more recommendation: is you are just now starting with JSP development, I recommend not relying on any IDE tools to do your work. Go ahead and use Eclipse as a text editor, but do all of the work to compile or package the web app from the command line. This way you will learn how a web app should be put together. This way, you will eliminate the IDE being part of the problem if something should go wrong.


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