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Doubt in K&B SCJP 5: topic - Development pg 764

 
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Original line 5-

java [Options] Class [args]



It should be

java [Options] [Class] [args]
as we can excecute java command without giving anything else .In this case we will get the possible options with java command.
[ June 19, 2007: Message edited by: raj malhotra ]
 
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Yes, and?
 
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pg 764 says

java [options] class [args]



its 100% correct.

the things in square brackets say they are optional. this command is issued to execute a java file. without specifying the class name how can you execute?
the "class" in the quote refers to class name of the javafile.
 
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without specifying the class name how can you execute?



please try yourself..
[ June 19, 2007: Message edited by: raj malhotra ]
 
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