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From "Laura Stewart" <scotsmat...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Working with Derby - Activity 2 problem
Date Thu, 10 May 2007 23:10:31 GMT
Success!  Thank you very much !!!

On 5/10/07, Raymond Kroeker <raymond@raykroeker.com> wrote:
> Hi Laura,
>
>     When you set an environment variable using CLI, you want to omit the '%'
> character.  You'll want to try:
>
>     set derby_home=c:\derby_10\db-derby-10.2.2.0-bin\derbydbs
>
>     instead of
>
>     set %derby_home%=c:\derby_10\db-derby-10.2.2.0-bin\derbydbs
>
> Raymond
>
>
> On 5/10/07, Laura Stewart < scotsmatrix@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi - When I try to perform activity 2, I run into problems.  I'm
> > pretty sure that it has to do with how I set my %derby_home% or PATH
> > environment variables.
> >
> > I use Windows and set my environment variables through the Control Panel.
> > I set the %derby_home% environment variable to:
> >       C:\Derby_10\db-derby-10.2.2.0-bin
> > Notice this is not the \bin subdirectory
> >
> > I added this to my PATH
> >       %DERBY_HOME%/bin;
> >
> > Now when I try Activity 2, the first step is to change to the new
> > derydbs directory that I created, and set my %derby_home env. var. in
> > a command window  So I am assuming that this will override the setting
> > in the Control Panel for the duraction of the session (the window is
> > active) and that I need to set it to:
> >       C:\Derby_10\db-derby-10.2.2.0-bin\derbydbs
> >
> > but when I run the following command from a command window and try to
> > "echo %derby_home%" it still says that it is set to
> > C:\Derby_10\db-derby-10.2.2.0-bin :
> >      set %derby_home%=c:\derby_10\db-derby-10.2.2.0-bin\derbydbs
> >
> > Any suggestions on where I have gone wrong will be appreciated :-)
> >
> > --
> > Laura Stewart
> >
>
>
>
> --
> ---------------------------------------------------------
> Raymond Kroeker


-- 
Laura Stewart

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