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Problem on declare specific path for folder

 
Tan Joey
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I am doing a project,i had created a folder in the project source folder and would like to make a file to write into this specific folder that i had created. But i don't to hardcode this specific foder's path and i have try some way to make this function work like 'String path =System.getProperty("user.dir") + "/src/<specific folder name>";' but it didn't work and pop up error message that said folder cannot be found. any help will be appreciated thank you.
 
Vijay Tidake
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Hi,

The best way to do this is

Create one property file(sys.properties) in your classpath(in src folder) having the folder path defined in it
eg


Load this file as Resource


Get the path variable using


Hope this helps
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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