WS 8.5 - Associating Application With Shared Reference Library

Using WebSphere 8.5, we've created a shared library, set to use an isolated class loader.  In the Admin console, we can associate this shared library with our application and confirm that it the jars in the shared library are in effect.  But whenever the application is redeployed, the association is lost.  

We'd like to adjust the Manifest.MF, or a deployment descriptor, to reference the shared library so that the application can be redeployed without needing to reset the association in the Admin console.  We're unable to make sense of the WebSphere documentation around this.  Does anyone have an example of how to make this association?
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if you really want to have a shared library in a loose-config scenario then you should use the Enhanced EAR editor to define the shared libraries. This would be done in the EAR Deployment Descriptor editor under: Deployment Tab : Shared Libraries .

IBM Enhanced EAR deployment and the isolated class loader attribute for a shared library - United States
jkavxAuthor Commented:
Well, we're working with Eclipse, developing locally with Apache.
Question was raised on Websphere v8.5
The following link has some document which help to build enchanced ear file

java - What is the difference between an EAR file and a "WebSphere Enhanced EAR"? - Stack Overflow

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jkavxAuthor Commented:
Thx.  I'm looking at the WebSphere documentation for Installed Optional Packages which seems to require modification to the application's, but also modification of the manifest of the jar files in the shared library.  

             Extension-List: util
             util-Extension-Name: com/example/util
             util-Specification-Version: 1.4

        Extension-Name: com/example/util
        Specification-Title:'s util package
        Specification-Version: 1.4
        Implementation-Version: build96
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