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    Pitter John
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    What is difference between path and classpath variables?

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    Aakanksha
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    Answer: PATH is an environment variable used by operating system to locate the executables. A Classpath variable is specific to java and used by java executables to locate class files. Location can be provided to classpath while running java application and it can be a ZIP files, directory, JAR files etc.

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