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How a .jar file work.

 
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Hi there, this is Mukesh. I am new to Java Ranch.
I had just started K&B. I get this jar files concept.
I would like to know how jar file works.
I know it's a pkzip format of zipping with a manifest file to tell the name of the class that has man method?
But wht else? how it is used in build tool.. wht else goes in this process?
can some one please explain.

Regards
Mukesh
 
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Hi Mukesh! welcome to javaranch

Unfortunately the name that you have used is not allowed here. You will have to use your original name as your display name.
 
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Please change your name as per the policy of this forum.

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Changed the Display Name.. Can I have some Answers Now???
 
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About .jar
 
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