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Package error

Dishita Shah

Joined: Feb 25, 2012
Posts: 1
I 've created a class within the package p1 which i import in another class.
This program works perfectly fine in the IDEs(I used Eclipse),
but shows the following error when run through the command prompt:
package p1 does not exists.

My files are:
the class in package p1:

the class which imports package p1:

please let me know whats causing this error.
Thank you in advance.
Viktor Kubinec
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Joined: Jan 28, 2012
Posts: 34
Make sure that your classpath and folder structure is right. It should look like this :

|- p1
| |
| |-Student.java
|- Test.java

so class Sudent is in p1 package and Test is in default package (no package).

if you run

javac -cp . Test.java

from the root folder it should work.
Campbell Ritchie

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