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difference between jar and war file

venkataramana mula
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What is difference between jar and war file?
Alain Boucher
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Both are zipped files

jar = normal class/java file OR EJB Files

war = Web Application archive (Class, jsp, images etc...)


Alain Boucher<br />Spare-Brain Consultants Inc.<br />SCJ2P,SCWCD,
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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