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Tools to see source code from class files

Ajan Balakrishnan
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Joined: Jan 04, 2001
Posts: 71
Any one know of a tool to see the source code from a class file. Once i saw a tool which does exactly that but i couldn't seem to remember the URL now. Any Body got ideas.
I apologize if this post is in a wrong discussion group
Thanks
Ajan
Angela Lamb
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Joined: Feb 22, 2001
Posts: 156
This article compares several different decompilers:
http://www.javaworld.com/jw-07-1997/jw-07-decompilers.html
Frank InTheHouse
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Joined: Feb 19, 2001
Posts: 3
Check this one:
http://www.meurrens.org/ip-Links/java/codeEngineering/decomp.html#Jad
Ajan Balakrishnan
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Joined: Jan 04, 2001
Posts: 71
Thanks
Ajan
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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