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How to read a file from a java class, both are in the same jar

 
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I have following structure in jar

myjar.jar -> com -> MYProgram.class
-> file.txt



The file.txt is inside the myjarar.jar and parallel to com folder..
In MYProgram i am trying to do:


I am getting NullpointerException when i try to read the inputstream..

Where is it going wrong ?
 
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Or, to put it more simply, the file is in the root directory of the jar? Then...
 
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Paul Clapham wrote:Or, to put it more simply, the file is in the root directory of the jar? Then...



yes it worked. the file is already in the root. thnx
 
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