Create Jar help

hello there,

i have installed Fat Jar Eclipse Plug-In.but when i create the jar and try to run i get error saying main class not found.can somebody guide m ehow to create a jar file of my application.below is the setting i have chosen.please help me.also i dont want the java files to be in the jar file.i only want the class files.

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zolfAsked:
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wwnosalCommented:
Just show which is your main classe  by clicking on Browse button next to Main-Class label...
If its a plugin-that does not have a main class and should be run within other application you should put your jar on classpath and run the main class of the other application....
zolfAuthor Commented:

here is the shot when i select the main.in my Manifest.mf file i mntion the main method

Manifest-Version: 1.0
Class-Path: sqljdbc.jar calendar-0.10.jar jcalendar-1.3.2.jar commons-logging-1.1.jar commons-collections-3.2.jar jasperreports-3.0.0.jar forms-1.2.0.jar looks-2.2.0.jar validation-2.0.1.jar binding-2.0.3.jar
Main-Class: com.MainForm
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CEHJCommented:
>>here is the shot ...

Looks fine - what's the problem now?
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zolfAuthor Commented:

when i clcik on the jar i get main class not found error
basav_comCommented:
You can select only .class files from the last screen(select files option) of the Fat jar explorer window. See the attached pic. Uncheck all .java files from the list.

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basav_comCommented:
The procedure you are following is correct only. Please post the following info to debug your issue.
(i) Java code that you are using.
(ii) Un-zip the .jar created using Fat jar and then copy paste the MANIFEST.MF file content here
zolfAuthor Commented:

>>Java code that you are using.
i did not get this.what you mean
basav_comCommented:
I mean actual java source code. (Does it really contain main class ?)
zolfAuthor Commented:

yes it contains the main class.let me try again
wwnosalCommented:
Show us the manifest after unpacking the jar..
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