Jbuilder8 import winnt/java/classes problem

Does anyone know why I can use * when importing existing java classes into a class as long as they are not held in winnt/java/classes. It looks like i have to explicitly import the class that I want if it is held in this directory but if i move my classes to another directory i can use *. Is there any way round this ?

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 Some directories/jar files are in the classpath by default. However if your classes are not in a directory under your classpath you cannot import them. You will have to put the directory you want under your classpath. You can do that by doing:

  set CLASSPATH=%CLASSPATH%;<directory with your classes>

  or, if you work on Linux:

  export CLASSPATH=$CLASSPATH:<directory with your classes>

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