how to set path for jdk1.3 in windows2000 operating system?

Posted on 2003-11-29
Last Modified: 2012-05-04
I am using win2000 in which I have to run java -jdk1.3,but it is not compiling .please give the set of instruction for setting path.
Question by:rahaman
LVL 92

Accepted Solution

objects earned 20 total points
ID: 9844465
it should set things up when it is installed.

set JAVA_HOME to the directory where JDK is installed.
Add $JAVA_HOME/bin to your PATH.
LVL 14

Expert Comment

ID: 9844512
make sure that you downloaded the SDK instead of JRE:
LVL 15

Expert Comment

ID: 9844934
"javac" is used for compiling.
"java" is used to execute the classes you have compiled.

>> but it is not compiling

Can you post the errors you get?

Expert Comment

ID: 9847504
right click My Computer->goto Properties->Advance->Environment Variables->System Variables
select Path, click on Edit add the following:


Expert Comment

ID: 9847510
Yah, make sure u downloaded SDK, not JRE

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
gZip compression filter 2 125
iterator example remove 8 74
memory representation of int[][][] a=new int[2][][]; 10 59
spring example non maven 4 82
This article shows gives you an overview on SQL Server 2016 row level security. You will also get to know the usages of row-level-security and how it works
This article aims to explain the working of CircularLogArchiver. This tool was designed to solve the buildup of log file in cases where systems do not support circular logging or where circular logging is not enabled
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview how to record your screen with Microsoft Expression Encoder. This program is still free and open for the public to download. This will be demonstrated using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4.
Learn how to create flexible layouts using relative units in CSS.  New relative units added in CSS3 include vw(viewports width), vh(viewports height), vmin(minimum of viewports height and width), and vmax (maximum of viewports height and width).

867 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

19 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now