Java: why is eclipse application a .exe?

Posted on 2012-09-14
Last Modified: 2012-09-14
Hello Experts,

Why is eclipse application a .exe instead of .jar?

can you make a java application (.jar) be a .exe?
if that makes any sense...

Question by:epifanio67
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    Accepted Solution

    Sounds like you have two completely different questions here.

    Eclipse isn't a jar because it isn't a compressed java file.

    For your second question, here's a link for an informative article:

    Author Closing Comment

    interesting... nice article...

    thank you expert...

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