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this is my class




my properties file also in package called my.
but it gives this error

 
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Aruna,
Its should be absolute path of the properties file.
 
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Aruna,
Its should be absolute path of the properties file.



True, but not very practical, is it?

The path used by the FileInputStream constructor is relative to the current working directory of the JVM; it has nothing to do with the package structure. If you want paths relative to your class files, use Class.getResource() to open the file instead.
 
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True, but not very practical, is it?



Yup ,especially when the application is to shipped to different machine. Class.getResourceAsStream or ClassLoader.getResourceAsStream is good candidate then.
 
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can anyone tell me how to use getResource() in this case
 
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Read this
 
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I change my code to this .but still error



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I am not sure why you commented out the line

FileInputStream url= this.getClass().getResourceAsStream("properties");



Is there a reason for changing the path from "properties" to "../properties"?

Try the code below:


Also please provide the name of your properties file as well location.

 
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FileInputStream url= this.getClass().getResourceAsStream("properties");



ClassLoader does not add any extension !! Provide complete file name with extn if there is any.
 
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