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compiling a java class from within another class

 
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Hi,
Is this possible? If yes, how? All I have is the source code of the java class, in one big string. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
-Asuthosh
 
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It's very possible. You can do either of the following:
1) Write a Java compiler in Java.
2) Write the string to a file and use the exec() method to invoke a Java compiler on the file.

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