Did you create these files under Windows? Unix isn't very tolerant of the extra end-of-line character (^M) that Windows text files uses. Java's text I/O services will accept it and throw it away, but most native Unix apps will get annoyed.
An IDE is no substitute for an Intelligent Developer.
posted 12 years ago
Hi Tim, Thanks for your help. As i had one last option i resorted to it. I formatted and reinstalled everything and it worked fine. Thanks, Sai. [ April 25, 2006: Message edited by: Sai Shanker ]