"Peter X. Cao" wrote: > Bill et al, > > Spasm.java is at visad/data/fits/ but it does not > have "package visad.data.fits". My compiler does > not compile that file. It's not part of the visad.data.fits because it's a test script. I was able to compile Spasm.java on Solaris with no problems, using both 'javac' and 'jikes', from both the visad/data/fits directory and in the visad directory. On which system are you building and what kinds of errors do you get?