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Re: Building Jigsaw with Symantec Cafe

From: Chris Tomlinson <C.Tomlinson@rosette.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 1997 22:22:53 -0600
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To: Cory Newey <CNEWEY@novell.com>, www-jigsaw@w3.org

I haven't see the specific error that you report.

I've successfully built alpha5 with the 1.1 (b2) preview update to Symantec
Cafe 1.51. Check out:


for three patched files to servlet support that should at least let you

Christine Tomlinson

At 03:31 PM 3/18/97 -0700, Cory Newey wrote:
>I'm trying to build the alpha5 version of Jigsaw with Symantec Cafe.  I'm
getting the
>following error when compiling
>Error: c:\java\jigsaw\src\classes\w3c\www\protocol\http\Handler.java(16):
Ambiguous class:
>java.net.HttpURLConnection and w3c.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection
>I'm building with the classes that come with the JDK 1.1.
>My CLASSPATH is C:\Jdk1.1\lib\classes.zip;C:\Jigsaw\src\classes
>I've tried to fix this error by changing the line from:
>    return new HttpURLConnection(u);  to:
>    return w3c.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection(u);
>But this causes other errors to pop up.
>Has anyone else run into this problem?  How did you get around it?
>A computer without Windows is like a fish without a bicycle.
Received on Wednesday, 19 March 1997 05:01:58 UTC

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