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Hi,
I am new in IDL/CORBA programming. I have downloaded "idltojava" compiler from the following site:
http://developer.java.sun.com/developer/earlyAccess/jdk12/idltojava.html

I wanted to compile the following StockMarket.idl program but it is giving error. I am working on Windows95.
Please let me know how to fix the problem.
Thanks,
sunanda
*******StockMarket.idl*********
module StockMarket {                                       typedef string StockSymbol;                                      
typedef sequence<StockSymbol> StockSymbolList;                  
                                                                 
interface StockServer {                                          
                                                                 
float getStockValue(in StockSymbol symbol);                      
                                                                 
StockSymbolList getStockSymbols();                              
                                                                 
};                                                              
                                                                 
};                                                              
                                        ********************************                        


 
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by:diakov
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What error did you get?

I compiled under jacorb and it did work.

module StockMarket
{

typedef string StockSymbol;                                      
typedef sequence<StockSymbol> StockSymbolList;                    
                                                                 
  interface StockServer
  {
    float getStockValue(in StockSymbol symbol);                      
    StockSymbolList getStockSymbols();                                
  };                                                                
};


There is nothing wrong with your idl.

Also what version of the idltojava do you use?

Cheers,
  Nik
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by:skundu
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Hi,

Thanks for help. This is JDK Version 1.2 Beta 2.
Here is the error:
In the MS-DOS prompt I enter:
idltojava-ea-win32 stockmarket.idl
It shows:
Archive: C:\download\idltojava-ea-win32.exe
caution: filename not matched: StockMatket.idl

Pls let me know (it is not the mismatch of the .idl file name, I entered and that exists, for sure).
thanks,
sunanda
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diakov earned 120 total points
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Look my friend,

idltojava-ea-win32.exe is the archive of the idltojava compiler. Once you run it without parameters it will extract the real compiler and a couple of other files.
As I said, your IDL file is just fine, just extract the program first.

Nik
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by:skundu
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Hi,
Thanks again, but I am still having problem! I run the file idltojava-ea-win32.exe and it created a folder named idltojava-win32. The folder contains one file named idltojava-ea-win32.exe
when I run it like
>idltojava stockmarket.idl
It shows error again:
idltojava-ea-win32.exe: fatal error:
cannot preprocess input; No such file or directory.

Please help me fix it.Thanks.
sunanda
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by:diakov
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you have to run with the following flag:
idltojava -fno-cpp test.idl

This turns off the preprocessor that deals with #include, #define, #undef

Cheers,
  Nik
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You can read about the other flags from the two html files that come out of the package.
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Thanks.
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