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jar -J option

Brian Fryer

Joined: Oct 13, 2011
Posts: 2
According to the Oracle jar documentation, jar can pass JVM options with a -J option after the files list. However, when I try this, jar seems to interpret it as a file in the list and returns no such file or directory.

Also, jar usage does not show the option:

I am running

Is this option no longer available?
John Jai

Joined: May 31, 2011
Posts: 1776
When I tried to specify using -j option, it gave me an error. Try like below and let us know if this is the way to use it..

-J option is given at the last...

Brian Fryer

Joined: Oct 13, 2011
Posts: 2
Here is what I entered:

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