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In which Jar?

Minn Myat Soe

Joined: Dec 03, 2004
Posts: 3
Is there a way to find which jar a particular belongs to? I'm having difficulities choosing which jar to add to compensate certain ClassNotFound errors.


Peter Chase
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Joined: Oct 30, 2001
Posts: 1970
You can list the contents of a jar with the "jar -t" command.

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Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
Posts: 10336

You might also find Jarhoo useful.
[ December 17, 2004: Message edited by: Paul Sturrock ]

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