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Payal Shah
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Joined: Jul 10, 2006
Posts: 67
I used the following to zip everything togather

jar -cf XXXXXXX.jar runme.jar db-1x3.db code version.txt docs

one thing i notice is that
db-1x3.db has original date modified = 4/8/2003 11:51AM
when jar, it changed to 4/8/2003 12:51PM

same thing to instruction.html..

The size is same..should i be worry or is there a way to make sure it does not change?

thank you
Jeffry Kristianto Yanuar
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Joined: Oct 01, 2007
Posts: 759
I think it is not a problem as long as the content doesn't change. I didn't checked the last modified date when I created the JAR file. Please consider the others opinion before finally upload it to Sun. If necessary, contact Sun.

Jeffry Kristianto Yanuar (Java Instructor) SCJP 5.0, SCJA, SCJD (UrlyBird 1.3.2)
Payal Shah
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Joined: Jul 10, 2006
Posts: 67
thank you Jeffry. i am guessing this might be daylight time issue.

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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