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confusing compile error

Pranav Bhatt
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Joined: Mar 20, 2006
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Hi am having two java classes, one form and other action in same dir.The dir structure is -:

My LoginForm.java is as-:

It already got compiled and am having a LoginForm.class file in same dir.

Am having my action class in same dir as below-:

But when i'am trying to compile LoginAction.java am getting an error as-:

cannot find symbol
symbol: class LoginForm
location: class roseindia.web.struts.action.LoginAction

As am having the class file of LoginForm in same dir as LoginAction and am importing the package too, still am getting this error. Please help

[ January 28, 2008: Message edited by: pranav bhatt ]
[ January 28, 2008: Message edited by: pranav bhatt ]
Brent Sterling
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Joined: Feb 08, 2006
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What directory are you compiling from? You should be compiling from your "src" directory and you might need to add "." to your classpath (the -cp param to javac).

- Brent
Pranav Bhatt
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Joined: Mar 20, 2006
Posts: 284
Thanks it really helped, i had kept my src folder inside WEB-INF and was wrongly compiling.
Thanks again
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