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error using keyword public

 
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i got error when i used public keyword in front of class [class box is public should declared in a file named box.java public class box]
 
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there should not be more than one public class in a *.java file
Make sure the above condition satisfy in your program.
 
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As the error message says, Sun's Java compiler insists that a public class named X is stored in a file named X.java . That's just the way it is.
 
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