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Unzip file - Access denied

Jeppe Sommer
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Joined: Jan 07, 2004
Posts: 270
Hi.

I am trying to unzip a file but get an access denied error.

I'm running (resin) in administrator mode on Windows. I am able to create files and folders, but my code fails here:
out = new FileOutputStream(entryDestination);

The error looks like:

*** Folder created: C:\Users\myUser\foodticket\icaste
*** EntryDestination: C:\Users\myUser\foodticket\icaste

java.io.FileNotFoundException: C:\Users\myUser\foodticket\icaste (access denied)
at java.io.FileOutputStream.open(Native Method)
at java.io.FileOutputStream.<init>(FileOutputStream.java:194)
at java.io.FileOutputStream.<init>(FileOutputStream.java:145)
at module.driver.icaste.ICaste.unZipIt(ICaste.java:165)
at module.driver.icaste.ICaste.downloadZippedDriverPackage(ICaste.java:2
84)

Looking in Windows path finder the folder "icaste" is created properly:
C:\Users\myUser\foodticket\icaste



Any help would be appreciated, please.
Greg Charles
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Joined: Oct 01, 2001
Posts: 2853
    
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It looks to me like you're trying to unzip icaste, which is a folder, not a zip file.
 
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