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How to call VB DLL from JAVA using JNI?

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Hi,

Can we call a VB DLL from Java? Probably using JNI? I tried using JNI to call C++ DLL, but not VB. I'm not sure whether it would be quite complicated to do that. I need some guidance from you guys. Thanks.


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u can do this using jacob, a third party tools, download from http://sourceforge.net/projects/jacob-project/
here some sample code http://danadler.com/jacob/

~marchent~



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we have to use third party tool to link is it? Is there a way to directly call the DLL like C++?
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If you know how to call the functions of that dll through C++, then its not hard as you can wrap all those functions accrording to the JNI paradigm to create a C++ dll which acts as an interface between Java and the original VB dll

Java <--> JNI DLL< --> VB DLL
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