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Wat is an EAR?

Kastor
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Joined: Oct 24, 2007
Posts: 1
What does EAR stands for? Wat are the contents of EAR? and what ever you could add to your answer about EAR.
Jetendra Ivaturi
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Joined: Feb 08, 2007
Posts: 159
Hi

EAR stands for enterprise archive.

We can add our .war and .ear files to this. Provided it requires application.xml file which is placed inside META-INF folder and it requires .war and .jar files too. .war and .jar can idependetly added as an .ear file.

application.xml contains a tag called <module> where we configure our .jar and .war files.


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