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Pack200 & repack question

Nick De Graeve

Joined: Aug 31, 2006
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I'm writing a Ant task to automate packing a set of existing JARs with Pack200. (The one on java.net doesn't suit my needs)

Work is progressing but I'm confused about one thing: what is the --repack option of the command line tool suppose to do?

Does it pack200 the JAR with KEEP_FILE_ORDER=false and then unpack200? Is it that simple?

And what does [-opt | --option=value] do?
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