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Old November 8th, 2004, 11:24 PM
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Default Problem running Struts

hi ,
I am very much new to struts ..so i have a problem compiling and building struts application .. i have followed the standard directory structure ..buti get the errors below during compilation this is the classpath i have set in the environment variable section (windows xp)
C:\j2sdk1.4.\jre\lib\rt.jar;.;C:\ProgramFiles\Tomc at\common\lib\servlet.jar;.;C:\struts\jakarta-struts-1.1-b2\lib\struts.jar;.;C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\classes

and i use the following .bat file on the cmd line to complie

set cp = C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\lib\struts.jar
set cp =%cp%;C:\Program Files\Tomcat\common\lib\servlet.jar
set classpath=%classpath%;%cp%
javac -d ..\..\..\classes *.java

This is what i get at the cmd window

C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\src\com\miniHr>set_classpath

C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\src\com\miniHr>set cp = C:\Progra
m Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\lib\struts.jar

C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\src\com\miniHr>set cp =;C:\Progra
m Files\Tomcat\common\lib\servlet.jar

C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\src\com\miniHr>set classpath=C:\j
2sdk1.4.0\jre\lib\rt.jar;.;C:\Program Files\Tomcat\common\lib\servlet.jar;.;C:\s
truts\jakarta-struts-1.1-b2\lib\struts.jar;.;C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\Min

C:\Program Files\Tomcat\webapps\MiniHr\WEB-INF\src\com\miniHr>javac -d ..\..\..classes *.java
SearchAction.java:8: cannot resolve symbol
symbol : class ActionFoward
location: package action
import org.apache.struts.action.ActionFoward;
SearchAction.java:16: cannot resolve symbol
symbol : class HttpRequest
location: class com.miniHr.SearchAction
HttpRequest request,
SearchAction.java:17: cannot resolve symbol
symbol : class HttpResponse
location: class com.miniHr.SearchAction
HttpResponse response)throws Exception
SearchAction.java:14: cannot resolve symbol
symbol : class ActionFoward
location: class com.miniHr.SearchAction
public ActionFoward execute(ActionMapping mapping,

Plz help

Old November 15th, 2004, 11:50 PM
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you have to set classpath for all the related jar files
If you are working in eclipse or intelligeIdea go to classpath and click add external jar files and start adding


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