jarsigner - JAR File Signer

This chapter provides tutorial notes on 'jarsigner' tool. Topics include generating a self-signed certificate; signing a JAR file; verifying a signed JAR file; using trusted certificate; signature files in JAR file.

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jarsigner - What Is It

What Is Digital Signature

"keytool -genkeypair" - Self-Signed Certificate

jarsigner - Signing JAR File

"jarsigner -verify" - Verifying Signed JAR

"jarsigner -verify -keystore ..." - Trusted Certificate

"jarsigner -verify -verbose -certs" - Signature Details

*.SF/*.DSA - Signature Files in Signed JAR


Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Java Tools Terminology

 Java Tools Included in JDK

 javac - The Java Program Compiler

 java - The Java Program Launcher

 jar - The JAR File Tool

 jlink - The JRE Linker

 jmod - The JMOD File Tool

 jimage - The JIMAGE File Tool

 jpackage - Binary Package Builder

 javadoc - The Java Document Generator

 jdeps - The Java Class Dependency Analyzer

 jdeprscan - The Java Deprecated API Scanner

 jdb - The Java Debugger

 jcmd - The JVM Diagnostic Tool

 jconsole - Java Monitoring and Management Console

 jstat - JVM Statistics Monitoring Tool

 JVM Troubleshooting Tools

 jhsdb - The Java HotSpot Debugger

 jvisualvm (Java VisualVM) - JVM Visual Tool

 jmc - Java Mission Control

 javap - The Java Class File Disassembler

 keytool - Public Key Certificate Tool

jarsigner - JAR File Signer

 jshell - Java Language Shell

 jrunscript - Script Code Shell

 Miscellaneous Tools

 native2ascii - Native-to-ASCII Encoding Converter

 JAB (Java Access Bridge) for Windows

 Archived Tutorials


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