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Old 12-06-2012
How to compile and run java in UNIX?


Im using MobaXterm Unix on my windows XP.I want to compile java in unix.I have installed java to the following path C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.7.0_09\bin

In order to compile the java prog im typing the following command after entering into the bin directory:
C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.7.0_09\bin 

$ javac

But im getting the following message:
 bash: javac: command not found

plz Help.

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Last edited by vbe; 12-06-2012 at 05:37 AM..
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Old 12-06-2012
You have to add the absolute path of javac to PATH env variable.
export PATH="$PATH:/your_javac_path_here/"

Or try running like below once you are in bin directory:-

# 3  
Old 12-11-2012
run the javac command as below:



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