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Java Spring Basics Spring Components and Configuring Our App Configure a Spring Application

I don't understand why I have a compiler error here if the question is only asking for the annotation

Can somebody please explain to me what I am doing wrong? I only have to use annotation on class SpringConfig, but the compiler errors indicate illegal start of expression on the import lines

package com.teamtreehouse.sample;

import org.springframework.boot.SpringApplication;
import org.springframework.boot.autoconfigure.EnableAutoConfiguration;

public class SpringConfig {


Here's the exact question: "Apply the appropriate annotation to the application configuration class in SpringConfig.java so that Spring Boot will auto-configure your Spring app upon deployment."

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,732 Points

There have been several questions today about Java challenges where the code seems fine. There may be a problem with the challenge validation mechanism.

You might want to make a bug report to the Support staff.