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Executable jar file

visu Nekk
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Joined: Sep 06, 2005
Posts: 122

I have built an application with servlet's and jsp's.Now i want make it an executable jar file.Can anyone assist me?

Thanx in advance,
Visu N
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42959
An executable jar file is a desktop concept. How do you expect to execute a web application on the desktop?
Himanshu Bisht
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Joined: Aug 27, 2004
Posts: 96

If I am getting you right, did you mean "war"?
war is a web archive file which contains all ur application files and can be deployed on any app/web server.
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