Meaningless Drivel is fun!
The moose likes Other Open Source Projects and the fly likes jasper reports Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of Java Interview Guide this week in the Jobs Discussion forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Products » Other Open Source Projects
Bookmark "jasper reports" Watch "jasper reports" New topic

jasper reports

simranjit singh sandhu

Joined: Mar 15, 2012
Posts: 8
Can someone explain what are jasper reports and why they are used even when, we have capability to create xml and text documents in java ?
Tim Moores

Joined: Sep 21, 2011
Posts: 2417
Jasper reports has an extensive web site, and even its own Wikipedia page; I don't think there's much to be gained by repeating all that here. The reason to use it is the same as for all libraries: because it's easier or quicker than to program all that yourself.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: jasper reports
It's not a secret anymore!