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Program will not run on another machine.

Tim Bryant
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Joined: Jul 30, 2011
Posts: 5
Hello,
I successfully completed my first java project by using netbeans. The program runs perfectly on the machine which I built it on. However when i copy the executable Jar file to another machine and try to run it I get class not found exceptions.

For example : java.lang.ClassNotFound Exception: net.sourceforge.jtds.jdbc.Driver
java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.ibm.as400.access.AS400JDBCDriver

Is everything the program needs to run not packaged into the jar when it's created?

Thanks for any help you can give.
Paul Clapham
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Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 18985
    
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No. You'll want to modify the process of creating your executable jar so that the jar's manifest contains a reference to your AS/400 JDBC driver jar. You'll also want to install that JDBC driver jar in the right place (whatever the manifest says) before running your executable jar.
Vijay Tidake
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Joined: Nov 04, 2008
Posts: 146

Hi,
When you prepare the jar using netbeans it require a lib folder in the classpath for the jar that you are using in your project.
for eg-the folder must be having eg.jar and lib folder in same folder.

Hope this helps
Thanks


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