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NoClassDefFoundError in a simple program

harish gowda Java green

Joined: Nov 30, 2009
Posts: 4
am running this program:

package com.test;

public class Test1 {

* @param args
public static void main(String[] args) {




I got the following..not able to figure out the reason? Any help would be welcome..Thanks

C:\tmp\Test1>java Test1
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: Test1 (wrong name: co
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClass1(Native Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClass(Unknown Source)
at Source)
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at$000(Unknown Source)
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at Method)
at Source)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source)
at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClassInternal(Unknown Source)
Could not find the main class: Test1. Program will exit.

Andrey Kozhanov
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Joined: Mar 12, 2010
Posts: 79
Look at your path. You declare Test1 class to be in com.test package, that means class file should reside in /com/test folder. But your class is in tmp folder. That's why you got this error. So either remove package declaration from your file or put it in the right folder.
Rob Spoor

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