FAQ: Debugging - Run-time Errors

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Instead of “find”, the failure popup says “finde”.

Instructions unclear in this one. I compiled and ran the file, got the div/0 error, fixed the error by setting to non-zero, ran successfully… Not sure what they want from us on this one.


They want you to set the width to 20. Which, granted, is what the text kind of implies.


When debugging the run-time error to find the table’s dimensions, I first ran my typed javac Debug.java and hit enter but I got no error to work with, the cursor just went to a new line. Am I doing something wrong? It worked for the previous question.