unjaring a .jar file?

Hi everyone,

I know very little about java.

Could someone tell me how to unpack a .jar file into a folder? Like you would a zip file.

Many Thanks


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your standard winzip \ power archiver package will unpack it for you.

jar vxf the.jar
jar -vxf jarfiel.jar

soz..missed the "-" (ehich you need on windows I believe)
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I like to use WinRAR to unpack *.jar, see if an applet archive is correct. :)

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If this merely has java class files in it, of course, the answer is you *don't* unpack it - you use it as is ;-)
teched1000Author Commented:
Thanks for all your help guys.

I ended up using WINRAR which worked like a dream

Thanks again

"jar" comes with java...

oh well ;-)
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