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// i cant get this program to execute on my computer. Other programs compile without a problem. I have the same problem with another important program.


import java.applet.*;
import java.awt.*;

public class Viewport extends Applet {
    Polygon poly;
    Rectangle viewport = new Rectangle(50, 50, 100, 100);
    EdgeTable et;
    Graphics gr;
    boolean motion = false;
    Point prev;

    static final int LEFT = 0;
    static final int RIGHT = 1;
    static final int TOP = 2;
    static final int BOTTOM = 3;

    public void init() {
      setBackground(Color.white);
      gr = getGraphics();

      poly = new Polygon();

      String str;

      if ((str = getParameter("viewport_x")) != null) {
          viewport.x = Integer.parseInt(str);
      }
      if ((str = getParameter("viewport_y")) != null) {
          viewport.y = Integer.parseInt(str);
      }
      if ((str = getParameter("viewport_width")) != null) {
          viewport.width = Integer.parseInt(str);
      }
      if ((str = getParameter("viewport_height")) != null) {
          viewport.height = Integer.parseInt(str);
      }
    }
   
    public void start() {
        poly = new Polygon();
      et = null;
    }

    /**
     * Clips polygon by viewport.
     */
    void clipping() {
      clipByLine(viewport.x, LEFT);
      clipByLine(viewport.x+viewport.width, RIGHT);
      clipByLine(viewport.y, TOP);
      clipByLine(viewport.y+viewport.height, BOTTOM);
    }

    /**
     * Clips polygon by virtical or horizontal line.
     */
    void clipByLine(int val, int edge) {
      Polygon newPoly = new Polygon();
      boolean inside;
      Point cross;

      inside = insideArea(poly.xpoints[0], poly.ypoints[0], val, edge);

      for (int i = 1; i < poly.npoints; i++) {
          if (insideArea(poly.xpoints[i], poly.ypoints[i], val, edge)) {
            if (inside) {
                newPoly.addPoint(poly.xpoints[i], poly.ypoints[i]);
            } else {
                cross = getCrossing(poly.xpoints[i-1], poly.ypoints[i-1],
                              poly.xpoints[i], poly.ypoints[i],
                              val, edge);
                newPoly.addPoint(cross.x, cross.y);
                newPoly.addPoint(poly.xpoints[i], poly.ypoints[i]);
            }
            inside = true;
          } else {
            if (inside) {
                cross = getCrossing(poly.xpoints[i-1], poly.ypoints[i-1],
                              poly.xpoints[i], poly.ypoints[i],
                              val, edge);
                newPoly.addPoint(cross.x, cross.y);
            }
            inside = false;
          }
      }

      // Makes a polygon be a circuit
      newPoly.addPoint(newPoly.xpoints[0], newPoly.ypoints[0]);

      poly = newPoly;
    }

    /**
     * Determines whether point (x,y) is inside area.
     * Expresses a clipping line with val and edge.
     */
    boolean insideArea(int x, int y, int val, int edge) {
      switch (edge) {
      case LEFT:
          if (x >= val) {
            return true;
          }
          break;
      case RIGHT:
          if (x <= val) {
            return true;
          }
          break;
      case TOP:
          if (y >= val) {
            return true;
          }
          break;
      case BOTTOM:
          if (y <= val) {
            return true;
          }
          break;
      }

      return false;
    }

    /**
     * Gets crossing point between a line of polygon and a clipping line.
     */
    Point getCrossing(int x1, int y1, int x2, int y2, int val, int edge) {
      Point cross = new Point(0, 0);

      switch (edge) {
      case LEFT:
      case RIGHT:
          cross.x = val;
          cross.y = ((y1-y2)*val+(x1*y2-x2*y1))/(x1-x2);
          break;
      case TOP:
      case BOTTOM:
          cross.x = ((x1-x2)*val-(x1*y2-x2*y1))/(y1-y2);
          cross.y = val;
          break;
      }
      
      return cross;
    }

    /**
     * Paint viewport frame and clipped polygon.
     */
    public void paint(Graphics g) {
      g.drawRect(viewport.x, viewport.y, viewport.width, viewport.height);
      g.drawPolygon(poly);
      if (et != null) {
          et.paint(g);
      }
    }

    public boolean mouseDown(Event ev, int x, int y) {
      // Do Clipping when push right button (or META + left button)
      if (ev.metaDown()) {
          motion = false;
          poly.addPoint(poly.xpoints[0], poly.ypoints[0]);
          clipping();
          et = new EdgeTable(poly);
          repaint();
      } else {
          motion = true;
          poly.addPoint(x, y);
          
          if (poly.npoints >= 2) {
            gr.drawLine(poly.xpoints[poly.npoints-2],
                      poly.ypoints[poly.npoints-2], x, y);
          }
      }

      return true;
    }
   
    public boolean mouseMove(Event ev, int x, int y) {
      if (motion) {
          if (poly.npoints >= 1) {
            gr.setXORMode(Color.white);
            gr.drawLine(poly.xpoints[poly.npoints-1],
                      poly.ypoints[poly.npoints-1], prev.x, prev.y);
            gr.drawLine(poly.xpoints[poly.npoints-1],
                      poly.ypoints[poly.npoints-1], x, y);
            gr.setPaintMode();
          }
      }
      prev = new Point(x, y);

      return true;
    }

    /**
     * Info.
     */
    public String getAppletInfo() {
      return "Disignation of a viewport, clipping of a polygon, and painting";
    }

    /**
     * Parameter Info.
     */
    public String[][] getParameterInfo() {
      String[][] info = {
          {"viewport_x",      "integer", "x of the viewport"},
          {"viewport_y",      "integer", "y of the viewport"},
          {"viewport_width",  "integer", "width of the viewport"},
          {"viewport_height", "integer", "height of the viewport"},
      };
      
      return info;
    }
}

/**
 * Edge table for y-sort.
 */
class EdgeTable {
    int xmin[], ymin[], ymax[];
    double invM[];
    int nsize = 0;

    static final int MIN = 0;
    static final int MID = 1;
    static final int MAX = 2;

    EdgeTable(Polygon poly) {
      xmin = new int[poly.npoints-1];
      ymin = new int[poly.npoints-1];
      ymax = new int[poly.npoints-1];
      invM = new double[poly.npoints-1];
      
      for (int i = 0; i < poly.npoints-1; i++) {
          if (poly.ypoints[i] < poly.ypoints[i+1]) {
            xmin[nsize] = poly.xpoints[i];
            ymin[nsize] = poly.ypoints[i];
            ymax[nsize] = poly.ypoints[i+1];
          } else {
            xmin[nsize] = poly.xpoints[i+1];
            ymin[nsize] = poly.ypoints[i+1];
            ymax[nsize] = poly.ypoints[i];
          }
          
          if (poly.ypoints[i] != poly.ypoints[i+1]) {
            invM[nsize] = (double)(poly.xpoints[i]-poly.xpoints[i+1])/
                          (poly.ypoints[i]-poly.ypoints[i+1]);
            nsize++;
          }
      }

      ySort();
    }

    /**
     * Y-sort
     */
    void ySort() {
      for (int i = 0; i < nsize; i++) {
          for (int j = 0; j < nsize-i-1; j++) {
            if (ymin[j] > ymin[j+1]) {
                swap(j, j+1);
            }
          }
      }
    }

    /**
     * Swaps table contents.
     */
    void swap(int i, int j) {
      int temp;
      double tempd;

      temp = xmin[i];
      xmin[i] = xmin[j];
      xmin[j] = temp;

      temp = ymin[i];
      ymin[i] = ymin[j];
      ymin[j] = temp;

      temp = ymax[i];
      ymax[i] = ymax[j];
      ymax[j] = temp;

      tempd = invM[i];
      invM[i] = invM[j];
      invM[j] = tempd;
    }

    /**
     * Paint clipped polygon.
     */
    public void paint(Graphics g) {
      double xpoints[] = new double[nsize];
      int vertex[] = new int[nsize];
      double x[] = new double[nsize];

      for (int i = 0; i < nsize; i++) {
          x[i] = xmin[i];
      }

      for (int scanline = ymin[0]; ; scanline++) {
          int npoints = 0;

          for (int i = 0; i < nsize; i++) {
            if (scanline > ymin[i] && scanline < ymax[i]) {
                if (insert(xpoints, vertex, x[i], MID, npoints)) {
                  npoints++;
                }
                x[i] += invM[i];
            } else if (scanline == ymin[i]) {
                if (insert(xpoints, vertex, x[i], MIN, npoints)) {
                  npoints++;
                }
                x[i] += invM[i];
            } else if (scanline == ymax[i]) {
                if (insert(xpoints, vertex, x[i], MAX, npoints)) {
                  npoints++;
                }
                x[i] += invM[i];
            }
          }
          
          if (npoints == 0) {
            break;
          }
      
          for (int i = 0; i < npoints; i += 2) {
            g.drawLine((int)xpoints[i], scanline,
                     (int)xpoints[i+1], scanline);
          }
      }

      xpoints = null;
    }

    /**
     * Inserts xmin in xpoints[] and attr (MAX,MID,MIN) in vertex[].
     * Return true if success an insertion.
     */
    boolean insert(double xpoints[], int vertex[], double xmin, int attr,
               int npoints) {
      int i = 0;
      double EPS = 0.00001;

      while (i < npoints) {
          if (Math.abs(xpoints[i] - xmin) < EPS) {
            if ((vertex[i] == MAX && attr == MIN) ||
                (vertex[i] == MIN && attr == MAX)) {
                return false;
            }
          }
          if (xpoints[i] >= xmin) {
            for (int j = npoints-1; j >= i; j--) {
                xpoints[j+1] = xpoints[j];
                vertex[j+1] = vertex[j];
            }
            break;
          }
          i++;
      }

      xpoints[i] = xmin;
      vertex[i] = attr;
      
      return true;
    }
}
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That'll be a classpath problem

set classpath=%classpath%;.

first (note dot at end)
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your code is an applet and not an application.
you need to define an html file with the *applet* tag and use a browser or and appletviewer to run it.
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LOL yes - it is an applet. Actually if you paste the following at the very top of your code (in the comments) you can run it from appletviewer *without* an html file

/*
<applet codebase="." code="Viewport.class" width="300" height="300">
</applet>
*/


How to run

C:\somedir>appletviewer Viewport.java
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Thanks all. CEHJ i used you code in a new html file and the applet loaded perfectly.
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I think maybe Grand should have got some points there too for picking up my mistake in not seeing that it was an applet...
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...but thanks 8-)
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sorry how do i give some point to grand. It was my mistake i should of split the points.
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Post a zero-pointer to http://oldlook.experts-exchange.com:8080/Community_Support/
They'll reopen it
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Well done - it's there
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thanks for the additional points k1ngp1n99
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