How to post code correctly

Linus Flustillbe <>
10 Oct 2011 09:31:02 GMT
My previous posts to this group contained copy/paste Java code
from the Eclipse IDE directly into slrn's message area. 80
characters does not seem to be enough to contain well indented and
formatted code. I would like to do this correctly for future posts
in an effort to be a good usenet citizen. Does anyone have
any suggestions? I was thinking that if you did something like this

package testing;

import java.sql.*;

public class ConnectionTest {
 public static void main(String[] args)
  throws ClassNotFoundException, SQLException
String tableName="LU_MEDIA_USAGE";
TableConnect myConnection = new TableConnect();
Statement stmt = myConnection.getStatement();
ResultSet rset = myConnection.GetResultSet(stmt, tableName);
while ( {
System.out.println (rset.getString(1));
It's not pretty but should now be SSCCE as long as all the classes are
in the same package (no need to create a new package)

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