How to run javac

Sat Nov 18 09:50:00 GMT 2000

----- Original Message -----
From: "Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)" <>
To: "alex" <>
Sent: Sunday, November 19, 2000 1:33 AM
Subject: Re: How to run javac

> At 11:59 AM 11/18/2000, you wrote:
> >Dear all,
> >     How can i run javac within bash ? I download cygwin and when i try
> >run javac on a java file. It always told me that the file doesn't exist.
> >When i use less command to view that file. it exist.
> >
> >i use the command :
> >javac -d . /cygdrive/c/abc/
> >
> >to compile the java program
> Where's you get javac?  Is it a Cygwin version (I've never heard of one)?
> If not, the problem is that it won't understand Cygwin mount points.  You
> need to specify the path to you java file in relative terms, create a
> mount path that mirrors your Windows file system, or use Windows-style
> paths.

Yes, the javac is come from JDK118. I don;t know now to create a mount path.
I use the command
mount d:\\ ddrive
it told me that
mount: ddrive:  Invalid argument

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