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Read files within a .jar

Xavier Poves
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Joined: Jan 25, 2006
Posts: 2
Hello!
My doubt is how I can accede to (or read) the files of resources (images, sounds, etc...) which they are within a jar, for example "resources.jar".
Thanks!
[ February 07, 2006: Message edited by: Xavier Poves ]
Garrett Rowe
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Joined: Jan 17, 2006
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From the command line you can type:

jar xf fileName.jar



Garrett
[ February 07, 2006: Message edited by: Garrett Rowe ]

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