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Old 01-21-2005, 10:38 AM   #1
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Java Question on using your own class


well we came up with a simple class, and we where trying to use it, but when trying to import
Code:
import wintersclass;
import java.io.*;
public class usingwintersclassmainprogram
{
...
it wont compile, something that worked was just call out the class inside the program
Code:
public static void main(String[] args) throws IOException
{
wintersclass testName;
testName = new wintersclass();
im wondering how can i call out the class to import at the very top
 
Old 01-21-2005, 11:00 AM   #2
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You only need to import a class if it's defined in a different package (i.e. subdirectory) than the class you are using. Javac will automatically search for classes in the class path when trying to resolve symbol names.

Try removing the
Code:
import wintersclass;
line from the top of the file. If that doesn't work, please post the error message that you are getting when you compile.
 
Old 01-22-2005, 10:11 AM   #3
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Hi
Just a tip, but when you instantiate your object:

Code:
wintersclass testName;  
testName = new wintersclass();
You could just do this:

Code:
wintersclass testName = new wintersclass();
 
  


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