Developing J2EE utility JARs in WebSphere Studio Application Developer

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Tim deBoer

Date archived: January 3, 2017 | First published: December 12, 2001

When using third-party or utility classes in J2EE applications, you have a variety of choices about where to store them. This article explores the advantages and disadvantages of each location, and describes the best way to make them available to other modules in the application. The article describes a development scenario using WebSphere Studio Application Developer, and includes a simple plug-in that can periodically zip up a Java project into a JAR file within another project.

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