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Casting problem

Isaac Ferguson
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Joined: Jun 22, 2012
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I have the code

Then import is:


and the error ;

Any idea?

Many Thanks, Isaac
Alexei Kaigorodov

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Try "HttpsURLConnection rc" instead of HttpURLConnection .
Paul Clapham

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Angus Ferguson wrote:import;

Why that class? Just use the class from the standard API:

Isaac Ferguson
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Solved. Many thanks
Jesper de Jong
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Angus Ferguson wrote:Then import is:


You should not be using classes in sun.* packages directly.

Explanation from Oracle: Why Developers Should Not Write Programs That Call 'sun' Packages

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