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Use of Manifest file

Joe Harry
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Guys,

What is the real use of the Manifest.MF file that is present in the META-INF directory in a war file?


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Sri Kan
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See if this helps

http://java.sun.com/j2ee/verified/packaging.html


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Joe Harry
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Thanks Sir!
Joe Harry
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Creating a jar, war or ear files involves the creation of a Manifest file. Am I right guys?
Sri Kan
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Yes
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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