Re: jar

Knute Johnson <>
Fri, 16 Mar 2007 09:39:30 -0700
ivan danicic wrote:

Knute Johnson wrote:

ivan danicic wrote:

Knute Johnson wrote:

ivan danicic wrote:

Hello all, I am trying to create an executable jar file from my JOGL
When trying to run it (example.jar)so: java -jar example.jar I get
error: can't find class Any
suggestions or comments gratefully received.

Well your program wants GLEventListener, where is it? Is that a class
you wrote? Is it part of example.jar? Is it in some library somewhere?

Hello, I didn't write it. It's some standard jogl thing so it's probably
somewhere but the user should not tinker with that.

You are not going to get very far without it as you seem to have

Hello, I have this
file: /bla/classes/net/java/games/jogl/GLEventListener.class
How can I use this information in view of the error message "can't find
class net/java/jogl/GLEventListener" ?

Your program needs GLEventListener. If that is in a .jar file
somewhere, you need to include that file in your java classpath. The
java classpath for an application in a .jar must be specified in the
manifest file. Read the article I pointed you to it tells you
everything you need to know.


Knute Johnson
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